Crime Stoppers and Annapolis Deistrict RCMP are asking for the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for a Credit Card Fraud in Annapolis Co, NS
On October 29, 2015, Annapolis District RCMP received a complaint of theft and fraudulent use of a debit card. The complainant, a 91-year-old female from the Annapolis County area, indicated that her debit card was stolen and used without her consent to make over $18,000 of fraudulent purchases from local businesses.
The victim indicated that sometime in the beginning of September, two women came to her residence to take her shopping. The victim thought that the women were sent by a local church to assist her. After two shopping trips, the women failed to return and fraudulent activity began on the her bank account.
One suspect is described as a white female, 40-45 years of age, approx 200 lbs with dark hair. There is no description available for the second suspect.
Anyone who has information about this crime, is asked to call the Annapolis District RCMP (Middleton detachment) at (902) 825-2000, or If you want to remain annonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637). You can also access Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers could qualify for a cash reward of $50 – $2,000