Peterborough Police looking to identify two females in ongoing fraud investigation


The Peterborough Police Service is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two females regarding an ongoing fraud investigation.

On June 3, 2017 at approximately 9:50 p.m. items were purchased from the Charlotte Street Shoppers Drug Mart. Shortly before 5 p.m. on June 5, 2017 two females entered the store and selected the same items off the shelves as were previously purchased on June 3 then used the initial receipt to return the items. The total amount returned was entered on a debit card then the two individuals left the store. The incident was reported to police and officers are investigating.

The females are described as

Female #1:

  • 30 to 40 years old
  • Medium build
  • Ponytail
  • Wearing a grey top, dark pants and sandals

Female #2

  • 17 to 20 years old
  • Small build
  • Dark hair
  • Wearing a black Adidas track suit

Anyone with information regarding these two individuals is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service as 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS orCrime Stoppers