Barrie Police Warn Of Gift Card Scam

Cards may be worthless

A word of warning from Barrie Police about a scam involving fraudulent gift cards sold through internet groups and on websites. These cards are offered at a price less than their face value. Police are investigating complaints of a man using the aliases ‘Rick Saunders’ and ‘Rick Carr’ selling cards on Kijiji and other buy and sell sites. Anyone who may have been duped by this scam is urged to contact Barrie Police at 705-725-7025 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).