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Toronto man charged with selling fake auto insurance – Alexandr Chertin

by | Nov 5, 2014 | Driving, Preventing, Riding, Scamming

Toronto man charged with selling fake auto insurance - Alexandr Chertin

Toronto police have arrested Alexandr Chertin, 73, for allegedly selling fake auto insurance pinks slips, resulting in insurance claim payouts worth more than $1 million.

Police say that the man is not a licenced insurance broker and is not affiliated with any insurance company.

Alexandr Chertin, of Toronto, has been charged with two counts of Defrauding the Public Over $5,000, two counts of Fraud Over $5,000, and two counts of Uttering a Forged Document.

Source: Toronto Star

If you think you may have bought insurance from the suspect, stop operating your vehicle and contact police immediately.

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