Charges laid in $8-million scam
Three people have been charged after a Calgary senior was bilked out of more than $8-million. Investigators say that between December and May, the suspects used false charities as a front to convince the victim to invest large amounts of money. They told the victim the money would lead to large returns, but the money ended up being funneled to international bank accounts. Three search warrants were executed, where officers found forged bank and government documents, pyramid scheme accounts, $65,000...