submitted by Grenville County OPP
Members of the Grenville County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged a person in relation to a fraud.
Officers received the report in March 2023 and investigated fraudulent cheques of approximately $1,100 sent in exchange for items the victim had been selling online.
On October 11, 2023, a 25-year-old from Niagara, was charged with the following offences:
– fraud under $5,000, and
– possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.
The accused was released from custody and is to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Brockville on November 10, 2023.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation should contact the Grenville County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, submit your tip online at Ontario Crime Stoppers where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.