In Transcarpathia, scammers cheated a woman out of 43,000 UAH with a promise of a new "Chevrolet"
A gullible resident of Khust District transferred the money supposedly for registration of a "prize" brand new car, which she has never received...
A 36-year-old resident of the village of Rokosovo filed a statement with Khust city police. She said that she had received a call from an unknown citizen who introduced himself as a representative of an automobile company, and told her that she had won a brand new car "Chevrolet".
They requested money from the woman supposedly for the registration of the "prize". As a result, the gullible woman transferred to various accounts as much as 43,000 UAH! Of course, after that she could not contact him anymore...
Along with the woman from Rokosovo, her 39-year-old fellow villager was similarly cheated out of 5,000 UAH. The third victim was a 31-year-old resident of Khust, who transferred the crook 10,000 UAH.
Investigators opened criminal proceedings over these facts under Art.190 (fraud) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The investigation is ongoing.
20 May 2018 21:09
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