LaPorte Man Loses Nearly $30,000 to Fraud

A LaPorte man reportedly lost $28,420 to fraud. The victim told police that he had been contacted by his credit union, who notified him that there had been six electronic fund transfers from his account between the dates of Jan. 1 and Jan. 14.

The victim said he did not make the transfers and he gave no approval for them. The case remains under investigation.