A per­son pos­ing

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as a rep­re­sen­ta­tive from “Canada Im­mi­gra­tion” called a vic­tim in 53 Di­vi­sion in Novem­ber and in­formed him there was a war­rant for his ar­rest. A de­mand was made for pay­ment in bit­coin. When the vic­tim did not com­ply, he re­ceived a sec­ond call from a per­son claim­ing to be a mem­ber of Toronto Po­lice Ser­vice (TPS), stat­ing there was a war­rant for the vic­tim’s ar­rest. The vic­tim then no­ti­fied TPS, wherein an of­fi­cial of­fi­cer ad­vised that both calls were fraud­u­lent.

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