News Credit Card Fraud Uncovered in Bancroft SHARE ON: Trevor Smith-Millar, staff Friday, Jan. 3rd, 2020 Bancroft OPP detachment (Photo credit: Andreas Pandikiu) An investigation into a credit card scam has lead to charges. OPP in Bancroft were alerted to the fraud on December 10th around 4:30 PM. A police investigation last month into the incident lead to the charges being laid on New Year’s Eve. As a result, a 37-year-old from Hastings Highlands has been charged with a number of criminal offences. The woman has been charged with fraud and theft under $5000. The accused is scheduled to appear in court in Bancroft in mid-January.