Sioux Lookout – OPP Seek Assistance to ID Thief

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SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON – Members of the Sioux Lookout Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating a report from October 25, 2019, that someone had been making unauthorized purchases at multiple local businesses with a bank card that was misplaced by the owner.

Video footage was obtained from local businesses which shows a male suspect leaving a vehicle with a female driver, and is shown to make multiple purchases at three local businesses using the tap function between the hours of 4:05 pm through 4:35 pm on October 10, 2019. The approximate value of the unauthorized purchases totals $136.41.

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image – Sioux Lookout OPP

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 30 years old, short dark hair and wearing a green/white baseball cap, sunglasses, a white long-sleeved shirt, blue jeans, and running shoes. The suspect vehicle was driven by a white female approximately 30 years old with long dark hair. The vehicle was a black Ford F-150, early 2,000’s model, two-door with a 5-foot box and looked worn down.

The OPP is requesting anyone with information about this incident to call Sioux Lookout Detachment at 807-737-2020 or 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.