VANCOUVER, June 20, 2012 /CNW/ - The British Columbia Securities
Commission's Criminal Investigations Team and the Abbotsford Police
Department have arrested an Abbotsford man and charged him with 10
counts under the Securities Act. The charges relate to selling
securities without being registered, making misrepresentations,
breaching an existing trading ban and selling securities without a
On June 18, Gregory Carrington was arrested by the BCSC's Criminal
Investigations Team without incident at his home in Abbotsford. The
BCSC was assisted by detectives from the Abbotsford Police, who were on
hand at the arrest.
The charges against Carrington have not been proven.
The B.C. Securities Commission is the independent provincial government
agency responsible for regulating trading in securities within the
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SOURCE British Columbia Securities Commission
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