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Peterborough man charged with ripping off his grandparents

A 25-year-old Peterborough man has been charged after his grandparents were defrauded out of hundreds of dollars.  

Police say the victims noticed that unauthorized withdrawals totalling more than $400 had been made from their bank account on May 2nd. The incidents were reported to police and officers investigated. 

The grandson of the victims was arrested and charged on May 5th with fraud under $5,000, failing to comply with a probation order X3 and failing to comply with a recognizance X3. 

The accused appeared in weekend and statutory holiday court on May 6, 2017, was remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear again in court later today. 

 

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Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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