Victoria Police

11/30/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/29/2023 11:35

Police investigate $21,000 fraudulent cash withdrawals

Wednesday 29 November 2023 5:13pm

Maribyrnong Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating a series of fraudulent cash withdrawals, totalling more than $20,000.

Police were told a woman attended a bank on Melton Highway, Taylors Lakes about 3.30pm on 22 November.

Investigators believe she produced fraudulent documents and identification to withdraw $2,200 in cash.

The woman attended the same bank about 9.30am on 23 November and withdrew $12,000.

Later in the afternoon, the woman attended a different bank on Douglas Parade, Williamstown just after 4pm.

She produced the documents again and withdrew $6,900.

The woman withdrew a total of $21,100 over two days.

Investigators have released an image of a woman they believe may be able to assist with their enquiries.

The woman is described as Caucasian, medium build, with shoulder-length brown hair.

Anyone with information or CCTV footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at Link.

Media Unit


Reviewed 29 November 2023

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