A Niagara on the Lake man is facing fraud related charges following a lengthy investigation.

The investigation commenced in December 2017 following the report of a failed business arrangement.

Subsequent investigation by the Niagara Regional Police Service Central Fraud Unit resulted in the arrest of a 62-year-old man on Thursday February 13, 2020.

62-year-old Peter Corbiere of the Town of Niagara on the Lake is facing the following alleged charges:

-        Fraud Over $5000 contrary to section 380(1)(a) of the Criminal Code

-        False Pretence contrary to section 362(1)(c)(ii) of the Criminal Code

Corbiere was released on a Promise to Appear with a future court date of March 18, 2020 at the Robert S.K. Welch Courthouse in the City of St. Catharines

Incident 17-124423