Blind River Woman Charged With Fraud


(THESSALON, ON) – On February 3, 2020, members from the East Algoma Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) with the assistance of the East Algoma Crime Unit, responded to a fraud occurrence at a residence on Dawson Street in the Town of Thessalon.

As a result of the investigation, Danielle LAFRANCE, 30 years-of-age, from Blind River, Ontario, was arrested and charged with:

Fraud Under $5000, contrary to section 380(1)(b) of the Criminal Code (CC);
Use, Deals, Acts on Forged Document contrary to section 368(1)(a) of the CC -four counts; and with Theft Under $5000, contrary to section 334(b) of the CC;
The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Blind River on April 2, 2020.