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Police seek public’s assistance identifying fraud suspect

For Immediate Release: 04-Nov-2019 @ 10:58 AM
MRU #: 19R1112

The Edmonton Police Service is asking the public for assistance in identifying a male suspect believed to have defrauded a citizen of more than $25,000.

Between Aug. 16 and Sept. 19, 2019, police believe a male suspect used a stolen credit card to make fraudulent purchases at various locations throughout Edmonton including clothing stores, restaurants and casinos. In total, 145 fraudulent purchases were made totalling more than $25,000.

The suspect is described as a 35-45-year-old white male with short brown hair who weighs approximately 160-180 lbs and is approximately 5’8" to 6’0" feet tall. Photos of the suspect are included below.

Anyone with any information about this or any other crime is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.com/250

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Please contact Cheryl Sheppard at (780) 421-2671 for more information.

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