Convicted Scammer on the Lam after Bilking Woman out of Thousands of Dollars

File #   14-31727
Date:   Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Victoria BC – Dallon Kyle Johnstone, a convicted fraudster, is wanted by VicPD and on the lam after bilking a local woman out of thousands of dollars.

After meeting a woman on an online dating site in July, the two began a short relationship, and within days, Johnstone had scammed thousands of dollars from the unsuspecting woman.

Officers began the investigation and found that Johnstone not only bilked this unsuspecting woman out of her hard-earned money, but he had convictions for fraud-related offences as well.

Johnstone has evaded all attempts to locate him and Crown Counsel has approved charges and issued a warrant for his arrest.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Johnstone, please call your local police agency. You can also report anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).