Police charge woman with fraud



Police have charged a woman from Quebec with fraud in relation to an incident in Halifax on the weekend.

On December 11, police responded to the TD Canada Trust Bank in Bedford for a report of a woman attempting to open a bank account using fraudulent information. West Division officers arrested the woman at the scene. The woman continued to provide false information regarding her identity while in custody.

The 18-year-old woman is scheduled to appear in Halifax Provincial Court at a later date to face charges of:

  • Fraud under $5,000
  • Obstruction of a peace officer