WestJet employee charged in $250,000 travel credit fraud

WestJet | April 22, 2016

WestJet employee charged in $250,000 travel credit fraud
A former WestJet employee has been charged in connection with a $250,000 travel credit fraud scheme. Members of Calgary’s financial team within Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams or ALERT launched an investigation in July 2015 after WestJet conducted its own internal investigation into the matter. Police allege that between 2012 and 2015, while employed with WestJet, the man fraudulently issued more than $250,000 worth of WestJet travel credits, which have a point value and can be used toward a trip.

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