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In the Vyborg district of St. Petersburg police officers detained the malefactor who cheated me out of 12 million rubles, reports “Мойка78”.
The man took money from the victim, expressed a desire to buy an apartment in the city. They met on the day of the crime in the shopping center “Grand Canyon” on the prospectus of Engels. The alleged fraud was presented by Muslim and offered the victim assistance in finding and purchasing real estate. He took from the victim the full amount for the purchase of housing, gave her two unknown, and then the whole trio successfully retreated and more in touch with the “client” did not come out.
Defrauded went to the police. Upon fraud criminal case. Police managed to find one of the intruders — they found 30-year-old unemployed, previously convicted, residing in Saint-Petersburg. The suspect is placed into custody, he seized a portion of the stolen funds.
Earlier in August, it was reported on the revitalization of apartment scams in Moscow. According to realtors, over the past five years the number of fraudulent transactions at Moscow secondary housing market increased by 7.5 percent.
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