Two arrested over alleged fraud at Lester B. Pearson Faculty Board

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Quebec’s everlasting anti-corruption unit (UPAC) on Friday introduced it had made two arrests and is searching for a 3rd suspect in reference to an alleged fraud dedicated between 2014 and 2016 and arrange inside the Lester B. Pearson Faculty Board.

In a written statement, UPAC stated that Caroline Mastantuono and Christina Mastantuono had been arrested Friday morning and can face prices starting from breach of belief to fraud and that investigators are searching for a 3rd suspect in reference to the case.

The anti-corruption unit alleges that whereas director of the varsity board’s worldwide division, Caroline Mastantuono, in live performance with a recruitment firm managed by a 3rd, but to be positioned suspect, “elaborated a stratagem of fraud (and) manufacturing and use of false paperwork” that may have brought on monetary harm to the LBPSB along with deceptive the Quebec Immigration Ministry.

Christina Mastantuono, an worker within the worldwide division, can be alleged to have participated within the scheme.

The pair had been launched after signing a promise to seem in courtroom in Montreal on Jan. 20, 2021.