Toronto police make another arrest in widespread 'grandparent scam,' fraud totals over $1.1M

Toronto police make another arrest in widespread 'grandparent scam,' fraud totals over $1.1M

Michelle Jordan, 19, of Ajax, is charged in connection with a 'grandparent scam' that police allege has defrauded GTA seniors of more than $1.1 million. (Toronto Police Service) Michelle Jordan, 19, of Ajax, is charged in connection with a 'grandparent scam' that police allege has defrauded GTA seniors of more than $1.1 million. (Toronto Police Service)

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Celebrations, protests take place on Canada Day in Ottawa

Thousands of people wearing red and white and waiving Canadian flags packed downtown Ottawa to celebrate Canada's 155th birthday on Friday, while groups of protesters popped up around Parliament Hill to protest COVID-19 vaccines and federal restrictions.

Wellington Street in front of Parliament Hill on Friday evening, as Canadians celebrated Canada's 155th birthday. (Jeremie Charron/CTV News Ottawa)