Possible Brockville fraudster collecting for kids’ hockey team

(Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston, File)

BROCKVILLE – City police are warning you about a suspicious person, purportedly collecting for a hockey team.

The Brockville Police Service says they received a complaint about the suspect trying to collect money at the door of several homes, stating the funds were for a “kids hockey team that play(s) on the west end rink.”

“There are not any fundraising efforts that we are aware of at this time,” Acting Staff Sgt. Andrew Harvie stated.

People soliciting door to door in Brockville are required to have a licence from the city.

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