Guelph man charged with fraud over $5,000 in Listowel, Ont.

An OPP detachment sign. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Provincial police have charged two men with fraud in the southwestern Ontario community of Listowel.

In a news release on Friday, OPP said its detachment was notified on April 28 of possible fraud at a bank on Main Street East.

Police allege two people went into the bank and tried to conduct a fraudulent transaction.

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OPP arrested 23-year-old Jasvir Singh of Brampton and 23-year-old Simran Singh of Guelph. Both men have been charged with fraud over $5,000.

The accused have been released from custody and are scheduled to make a court appearance in Stratford at a later date.

Anyone with information into the investigation is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Anonymous tips can be left with Crime Stoppers at -1800-222-8477.

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