In the hope of getting a new car, 55-yea Pune
A 55-Year-old man from Pune was scammed for Rs 63,000 when the car which was promised was delivered to him. Some crooks called Zanzurne a 55-Year-old man on Numerous occasions and they explained to him about his mobile number getting selected in a lucky draw for which he is going to get a car worth Rs 13 Lakhs. He was then asked to pay a nominal fee of Rs 63,000 for the car delivery service.
Zanzure believed the crooks and transferred the amount to the given bank account. The fraud then came to the light when the promised car was delivered to him and the phone number of the crooks came unreachable. Zanzure filed a complaint in cybercrime department to which the complaint was transferred to Vishrantwadi police station for further investigation.
The crooks were in touch with the victim from 21st of May and have carried out the scam by winning the man's trust. FIR under the relevant section of Indian penal code (IPC) and Information Technology Act as been lodged and police are yet to arrest the culprits.