A Whitby, Ont. girl has been arrested and is going through a number of fraud-related costs after police say she stole greater than $55,000 in catering deposits.
Based on a launch issued by Durham Regional Police Providers Wednesday, an investigation was launched after quite a few victims suggested police that that they had put down catering deposits with an organization referred to as ‘Pilar’s Catering’ however by no means acquired any providers.
The deposits had been positioned for upcoming wedding ceremony occasions, police say.
The suspect then allegedly took the deposits and stopped corresponding with victims. Police say the suspect closed the catering enterprise a number of months in the past.
Because of this, Pilar Carr, 40, has been arrested and charged with one depend of possession of property obtained by crime, six counts of fraud over $5,000 and one depend of fraud underneath $5,000.
These costs haven’t been confirmed in court docket and Carr was launched on an endeavor.
“Presently, there are seven victims who’ve suffered a mixed lack of roughly $55,000,” the discharge mentioned.
Police are asking anybody with details about this incident to contact Det. Jaciuk of the Central West Division Legal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1853.