CORNWALL Ontario – Former Team Cornwall President and Kilger bagman Gilles Latour of Latour Wealth Management is scheduled to have a court appearance in relation to his arrest on charges resulting after a five month investigation.
It’s expected that he will enter an innocent plea.
There also have been allegations and potential claims against Mr. Latour for non payment of services.
Mr. Latour has not responded to CFN’s request for an interview or to answer some of the public’s questions.
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After being charged Mayor Kilger responded to area media:
“ Gilles Latour is a long-time personal friend and my thoughts are with him and his family at this time.”
Mr. Latour & Mayor Kilger are refusing to answer to Mr. Latour’s payment for advertising for the 2010 Kilger campaign via his own cheque instead of a campaign cheque. His donation on Mayor Kilger’s expenses is less than half of the invoice.
Following a 5 month investigation by the Fraud Unit of the Cornwall Criminal Investigation Division, 47-year- old Gilles Latour of Latour Financial Group inc. has been arrested on charges of fraud over $5000.00, theft by conversion, false pretences and breach of trust. It is alleged that between May, 2012 and December, 2013 Latour defrauded two individuals and police were contacted to investigate. On August 19th, 2014 police attended his place of work, executed a warrant and took him into custody. Latour was charged accordingly and later released to appear in court on September 30th, 2014. The Cornwall Community Police Service is asking the public to contact D/Cst. Tom MacKay at 933-5000 ext.2789 if they have any information about these crimes.
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