Discarded Sales Receipt Fraud

Sarnia Police SUV (BlackburnNews.com file photo.)

A 48-year-old Forest man faces fraud charges following an incident at a Quinn Dr. business Monday.

A Loss Prevention Officer watched a man pick up a discarded sales receipt in the parking lot, enter the store and select items matching those listed on the receipt.

He then went to a cashier, asked for, and received a cash refund.

The accused was promptly arrested for fraud and breaching probation.