Three Ottawa snow elimination firms charged with fraud

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The proprietor of Faul Properties faces 11 counts of acquiring cash by false pretences, and 11 counts of fraud below $5,000. The agency introduced in $three,300, police stated.

Altitude Snow Removing faces seven counts of acquiring cash by false pretences and 7 counts of fraud below $5,000 after acquiring about $7,000 from would-be clients.

The fraud unit believes there could also be extra victims, and asks them to contemplate making an online report to police.

The police reminded shoppers to analysis any firm they intend to rent for snow elimination to make sure they’re licensed by the town, succesful and dependable. “The perfect worth and/or promise could also be too good to be true,” the fraud unit warned.