Shelburne Police Need Your Help As Shelburne Businesses Victims of “Quick-Change” Fraud

Three Shelburne Businesses Victims of “Quick-Change” Fraud

On Monday May 13th 2019 Shelburne Police responded to three different businesses reporting that they were victims of fraud. Shelburne Police continues to investigate the allegations and seeking help from the public to identify the female suspect.  The suspect is described as:

  • Female white
  • Red dyed hair
  • Medium to heavy build
  • 18 to 35 years of age
  • Wearing Large white visor, blue coat, blue scarf, blue and white patterned tight pants, black ankle boots and carrying a black purse

Please see the three attached photos from security cameras. All three businesses were targeted on the same day. The suspect would attend mutliple cashiers and have a small purchase.  The suspect would then pay with large bills and ask for change for additional large bills purposely confusing and manipulating the cashier. The suspect stole a total of almost $1500.00 from the three targeted stores. If anyone has any information in relation to this case or any other matter, they are encouraged to contact the Shelburne Police Service at 519-925-3312 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com

The above media release provided by Shelburne Police Services.