Ottawa police are asking for the public’s help to identify two men who are believed to be involved in payment card fraud near the Rideau Centre.
Police say the pair made four purchases worth approximately $6,000 during a 30-minute period using fraudulently-obtained credit cards.
Detectives hope other shoppers who were at the mall between 3:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. on April 1 may be able to help and identify the men.
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This article is summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.
Marina Burghard writes for Canadian Fraud News about fraud-related cases, whistleblower, jurisdiction, identity theft, consumer protection, etc. – essentially about scams and how to protect yourself against this kind of fraudulent criminal behavior. She holds a Master’s degree in Political Science where her interest in criminology grew. Besides fraud, Marina’s scientific interest lies in terrorism, extremism and how to deal with it as a society.