Fraud at Scotiabank in Stephenville under investigation

Frank Gale fgale@thewesternstar.com
Published on July 30, 2014

Members of the Bay St. George RCMP received a report of fraud from Scotiabank in the Stephenville Plaza on Tuesday in relation to empty envelope deposits amounting to $1,500.

A person alleged to have made the phony deposits has been identified and Cpl. John Butler said police are continuing their investigation, while bank personnel are also conducting their own investigation into the matter.

Butler said the incident happened within the two days prior it being reported.