Distraction Theft

Hanover Police continue to investigate a distraction theft that occurred in the Walmart parking lot on Monday, December 12th, 2022 at approximately 12:20pm. The victim in this occurrence was sitting in her vehicle when she was approached by two males reporting that her vehicle was leaking oil. When the victim exited to check underneath her vehicle one of the males removed bank cards from her wallet. The victim later realized her bank cards had been used around Ontario to make unauthorized purchases. If anyone has information about this theft, they are asked to contact the Hanover Police Service or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a secure Web Tip.