Calgary, AB,

Rental fraud suspect arrested

The Calgary Police Service has arrested a man wanted in connection with identity theft and rental frauds around the city.

After a member of the public provided information on where he was staying, officers took Carlos Arnoldo REYES-RIVAS, 46, of Calgary, into custody late the evening of Saturday, June 4, 2016.

REYES-RIVAS is charged with five counts of identity theft, three counts of fraud over $5,000, three counts of fraud under $5,000 and two counts of theft under $5,000. He will next appear in court on Tuesday, June 21, 2016.

The Calgary Police Service would like to thank the media and public for their assistance in locating this individual.

The investigation into the frauds is still ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service non-emergency line at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be left anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers using any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477
TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

Case # Multiple/4348