UPDATED: [Arrest Made] Red Deer RCMP looking to ID fraud suspect

By Gary McKinnon
August 11, 2017 - 9:50am Updated: August 24, 2017 - 4:16pm

Update: August 24, 2017- Thanks to multiple tips from the public the Red Deer RCMP have identified and charged a woman in this case. 

RCMP located the suspect on August 21 and took her in to custody without incident. At the time of her arrest she was wanted on a number of outstanding warrants and was in possession of a stolen passport. 

In addition to those warrants, 32 year old Melissa Caylene White now faces the following charges:

  • Criminal Code 355(b) - Possession of stolen property under $5,000
  • Criminal Code 380(1)(b) - Fraud X 5

White was remanded to appear in court in Red Deer on  August 23. She makes her next appearance on August 25 at 9 :30 a.m. 

RCMP are grateful for the public's assistance in identifying this suspect and for the active engagement Red Deerians demonstrate every day in reporting crime and suspicious activity. 



RED DEER- RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify a woman who has made a number of fraudulent transactions with a stolen credit card.  

The suspect is reported to have made repeated transactions with the stolen credit card in at least one business over the past few months.

RCMP have obtained a surveillance image of the suspect and are sharing it with the public in hopes someone will recognize her.

If you know who she may be, contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.

(Gary McKinnon)


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