THUNDER BAY, ON --- March 27, 2012 --- The Thunder Bay Police have received complaints of unauthorized cash withdrawals from a number of accounts in Thunder Bay.
It would appear that debit card information has been compromised at a location in Thunder Bay and the information utilized to access money in the a number of peoples bank accounts. The withdrawals were made from locations outside of Thunder Bay. The point of compromise has not been confirmed. This aspect is still under investigation.
Police are urging people to review their account statements and report an irregularities to their financial institutions. As a precautionary measure , it is recommended for people to change their PIN numbers in order to enhance security measures.