Buyer beware: AC scam investigated by Huntsville OPP

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have been a victim

A hot deal to keep cool was an alleged scam.

Huntsville OPP began a fraud investigation in early September concerning an air conditioning unit that was listed for sale in July on a Facebook Buy and Sell.

A 29-year-old Huntsville woman has been charged with six counts of fraud under $5,000.

The investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information about this or feel you or someone you know may have been a victim please contact the Huntsville OPP Detachment at 705-789-5551 or the OPP Provincial Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122.