February 21, 2024

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Police in Fort McMurray are trying to find a person suspected of committing id fraud.

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Wooden Buffalo RCMP says that on Jan. 1, somebody in a distinct province reported that they had been a sufferer of id theft. An investigation discovered footage of a person visiting the Bell retailer at Peter Pond Mall on Dec. 30. An iPhone 15 was bought for $1,448 utilizing the sufferer’s id. Workers say the suspect confirmed what gave the impression to be legitimate identification earlier than making the fraudulent buy.

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The suspect is described as

  • Brief gray and white hair, presumably balding
  • Gray and white facial hair
  • Carrying a darkish colored go well with
  • Brown sneakers
  • Blue and white shirt
  • Black framed glasses
  • Carrying a hoop on his left pinky finger

Anybody with details about any lacking folks or legal exercise is requested to contact Wooden Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-4040 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Tricks to Crime Stoppers are all the time nameless and might be despatched to tipsubmit.com.

Footage of a person in Fort McMurray police allege dedicated id fraud. Picture provided by Wooden Buffalo RCMP

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