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Red Deer RCMP look for fraud suspect

August 16, 2018 9:54 AM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify a fraud suspect after a man had $6,800 stolen from his bank accounts using stolen cheques and identification.  

The victim, a Kelowna man, discovered on July 20 that a fraudulent cheque had been written on his account in Three Hills, Alberta, followed the same day by two more fraudulent banking transactions in Red Deer. RCMP believe the suspect also used the stolen identification to unsuccessfully attempt a number of other transactions in Red Deer that day, including attempts to open cell phone accounts. 

If you recognize this suspect, please contact Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online. If your information leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000. 

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Media contact:
Cst. Derek Turner
Red Deer RCMP
403-391-4034

photo of fraud suspect

photo of fraud suspect

photo of fraud suspect

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