Man arrested in ongoing Fraud investigation
into online ticket sales,
Nigel Noel, 28, facing four charges
Broadcast time: 10:30
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Case #: 17-9005158
The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an arrest in an ongoing Fraud investigation.
It is alleged that:
- during April 2017, victims purchased hockey tickets from a person through an ad on Kijiji
- money was electronically transferred via email as payment for the hockey tickets
- once the money was transferred, the seller ceased all communication with the victims and did not transfer the tickets
On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, Nigel Noel, 28 of Toronto, was arrested. He is charged with:
1) three counts of Fraud under $5000
2) Identity Fraud
Investigators are appealing to anyone who may have purchased event tickets from a person unknown to them and sent an email money transfer to the following:
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3207, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.
Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Phil Campbell 32 Division Frauds