Fraud charges laid against former Drumheller ATB employee

Drumheller, Alberta – Charges have been laid following allegations of fraud by a former employee of the Drumheller ATB branch.

Drumheller RCMP entered into the investigation after receiving a complaint from ATB that an employee of the Drumheller branch had made unauthorised withdrawals from the accounts of seven different bank clients. It is alleged that the funds were taken from the victim’s accounts between November 2015 and November 2016. All of the victims were senior citizens and a total of over $40,000 was taken through 16 different cash withdrawals.

Rebecca Tucker, age 36 of Drumheller has been charged with 16 counts of Fraud Under $5000 contrary to section 380 of the Criminal code as well as 13 counts of Drawing Documents without Authority contrary to section 374 of the Criminal Code. She has been released from custody to appear in Drumheller Provincial Court on August 11.

Rebecca Tucker is no longer an employee of ATB.

Anyone with information on these offences is asked to contact the Drumheller RCMP at 403-823-7590.

Drumheller RCMP

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