Fraud

The incident happened on March 2nd, 2019 between the afternoon hours of 3:30 to 4:30. An elderly man was contacted by someone claiming to be a relative who asked if he could visit. Once the suspect arrived at the elderly man’s residence, he told a story about having his truck stolen from a Regina hotel, and that he needed money to feed his family. The suspect convinced the elderly victim to come to the bank with him to cash a check, they jumped into a silver four door car that had two passengers already in it, a male and female beloved to be younger than the suspect. The group drove to a bank on the five hundred block of University Drive where victim cashed the check and then withdrew money. The suspect then convinced the elderly victim to withdraw more cash from a bank card after which he was driven back home.

 

The suspect is described as a Caucasian man in his 50’s wearing glasses and a Nike hat with Curly hair sticking out the back. He had a leather bomber style jacket, designer blue jeans, and tan couple red shoes.

Anyone who can assist police in identifying the suspect(s) in this crime or any other crime is asked to: