Fraud Charges Against Hockey League Owner

Fraud Charges Against Hockey League Owner

 (MATTAWA, ON) –Members of the Mattawa Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and North Bay Ontario Provincial Police Crime Unit have just completed an extensive investigation of allegations of fraud against the previous owner of the Mattawa Junior A Blackhawks hockey team.

In October, 2014, Mattawa OPP received numerous complaints of fraud involving activities of the Mattawa Junior A Blackhawks.

David BEAUCHAMP, age 27, of North Bay, was arrested and charged with False Pretences (four counts), Fraud over $5,000 (two counts) and Fraud Under $5000, contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada.

The accused was released on a Promise to Appear and will appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Mattawa on May 6, 2015, to answer to his charges