Aged couple charged in lottery rip-off that focused different seniors throughout Canada, Durham Regional Police say


OSHAWA, Ont. – An aged couple from Courtice, Ont., face a number of expenses over a lottery rip-off that allegedly focused different seniors throughout the nation.

Durham Regional Police say victims have been instructed by telephone that they had received money and a automobile in a Writer’s Clearing Home Sweepstakes.

The scammers allegedly requested for cash to permit the prize to be launched.

Police say at the very least 11 victims have been recognized, however there is perhaps others.

Lottery organizations in Canada usually are not allowed to cost a price to launch a prize.

The couple of their 70s face expenses of conspiracy, fraud and participating in a prison group amongst others.