In January of 2023, the Kindersley RCMP began an investigation into a reported fraud that occurred at a business in Kerrobert. The investigation revealed that the fraud had exceeded $100,000. Further investigation revealed another theft had occurred from a local minor sports association.
On October 30th, 2023, charges were laid in relation to both investigations.
A 40-year-old female from Kerrobert has been charged with:
- 1 count, fraudulent use of a credit card, Section 342(1)(c)(i), Criminal Code;
- 1 count, fraudulent use of a debit card, Section 342(1)(c)(i), Criminal Code;
- 1 count, theft over $5,000, Section 334(a) Criminal Code.
“This was a very complex file that required extensive work by members of the Kindersley Detachment. We are very aware of the community of Kerrobert’s concerns and want to assure our residents that we are committed to investigating these frauds fully,” stated Kindersley RCMP’s Staff Sergeant Kevin Peterson. “We realize there may be further victims in the community and encourage anyone else that may have been a victim of these crimes to contact the Kindersley RCMP.”
To report suspicious activity, contact the Kindersley RCMP by calling 306-463-4642 or your local police service. Information can also be provided anonymously through Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submitting a tip online at www.saskcrimestoppers.com.