RCMP Alberta - Whitecourt RCMP have laid theft over $5000 and fraud over $5000 charges against a Whitecourt resident. Joel Brian Gunderson (48) has been charged for the misappropriation of over 2 million dollars from a local business. Suspicious financial activity was reported to the police in March, 2017 and the ensuing investigation encompassed a time period of 11 years, searching records as far back as 2006.
Gunderson has been released from custody and is due to appear in Whitecourt Provincial Court on September 25, 2018.
As this matter is now before the courts no further information will be provided.