On the 26th of March 2020 at approximately 12:00 pm Aylmer Police received a report of mail fraud from a 63-year-old female resident. Investigation revealed that unknown persons paid Canada Post to have her mail rerouted to another address. When complainant received a notice from Canada Post advising her that the rerouting of mail was approved, she realized that someone purporting to be her submitted the request. Police provided the complainant with information regarding her banking and personal identification steps to take to avoid being defrauded. Police investigation is on going with the assistance of corporate security.
Anyone with information is asked to call Aylmer Police at 519-773-3146 or Crime stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.