OTTAWA — An investigation began in Dec. 2018, following a complaint that a man was accepting money for delivering St. John Ambulance courses despite that fact that he was not qualified to do so nor did he have any affiliation with the organization.
Timothy Poon, 32, of Ottawa was charged, on December 28, with one count of Fraud Under $5000. He appeared in court on January 24.
Investigators are concerned that there may be other victims. If you have been a victim of this fraud, please file a report online<https://www.ottawapolice.ca/en/contact-us/Online-Reporting.aspx> or call 613-236-1222, ext.7300
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service at 613-236-1222, ext. 7300 or phone Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS) or toll-free at 1-800-222-8477.