(Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service Fraud Unit has obtained a warrant for the arrest of Jody FAUCHER. He is wanted for defrauding twelve (12) stores from August till present.

FAUCHER targets small businesses that accept credit card numbers over the phone for payment.   He pays for orders using stolen credit cards. He then asks for the items to have money placed in them, like enclosing cash in an envelope with an order of flowers or currency to be placed into food orders. He then picks up the orders himself or has a friend do it.

Jody Faucher, 48, of Ottawa, is described as a Caucasian male, 5’10” (178 cm), 161 lbs (73 kg), acne/pimply complexion, medium build (view picture.)

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Ottawa Police’s Fraud Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 5433. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.