Suspect to Identify in City Wide Frauds

The Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigations Unit is seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect involved in several frauds across the city in August 2023.

The suspect entered the same commercial store located in Kanata, Barrhaven, Nepean, and Gloucester several times that month and purchased items with a fraudulent card.

Anyone with information as to the identity of this suspect, or information about these incidents, is asked to contact Det. Fortin of the East Criminal Investigations Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 3566.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at