Police Request Assistance with Fraud Investigation,
Security Camera Images Released
Broadcast time: 16:00
Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Case #: 2019-9028558
The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance in identifying a man involved in a fraud investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Monday, August 12, 2019 between the hours of 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., a man entered a store located in the Bloor Street West and Ossington Avenue area
- the man exchanged a fraudulently obtained gift certificate for a gift card
- the gift card was used and subsequently the business received a chargeback for the gift card
The man is described as approximately 20 to 25 years old with a thin build. He was wearing a black Kangol bucket hat, thin gold necklace, a black T-shirt, navy blue shorts, a black backpack with a white handle, Black Air Jordans with white soles, and a black bracelet on his right hand.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Mickael Ferreira, 14 Division