Saturday, October 23, 2021

scam cases

Woman allegedly scammed by cousin

SIBU: A woman lodged a police report against her cousin who allegedly scammed her on a second-hand car deal. The 29-year-old victim claimed that in February last year, she wanted to buy a second-hand car worth over RM20,000 from her...

Two women lose over RM85k to scams

MUKAH: Two women here fell victims to a Macau scam, losing up to RM87,399.50 in total. Mukah OCPD DSP Muhamad Rizal Alias said both cases were reported on Wednesday (Oct 13). In the first case, a 36-year-old teacher lost a total...

Man loses RM2,150 to online fraud

MUKAH: A retailer lost RM2,150 when a computer set he ordered online early this month never arrived. The 32-year-old from Kampung Bunut here, who was attracted to an advertisement about the computer set posted on a Facebook page on Oct...

Retiree loses RM10,000 to scam syndicate

SIBU: A retired hospital staff member lost RM10,000 to a scam syndicate over numerous illogical offences. On Wednesday (Sept 22), the 62-year-old woman received a call from a man who identified himself as Zulkifli Mohd Adli purportedly from Telekom Malaysia...

Two women conned in separate incidents

MIRI: Two women here were conned by different scam syndicates and lost a total of RM8,000. District police chief ACP Hakemal Hawari said the first case involved a trader in her late 30s, who was responded to a money lending...

Senior citizen loses RM400,000 in parcel scam

SEREMBAN: A senior citizen in Port Dickson lost RM400,000 in a parcel scam after befriending a woman on social media since June last year. Negeri Sembilan Commercial CID chief Supt Aibee Ab Ghani said the 78-year-old retiree claimed that he...

Woman loses over RM60,000 over love scam

PADAWAN: A woman in her late 40s lost RM60,140 after she was tricked by an Englishman's sweet promises. District deputy police chief DSP Lim Jaw Shyong who confirmed the case, said the victim knew the suspect named Tan Jenny Mon...

Single mum loses RM494k to African scam

BINTULU: A single mother lost RM494,000 after she fell prey to an ‘African scam’ between March and May last year. Sarawak Commercial Crime Investigation Department (CCID) chief Supt Maria Rasid said the victim in her 40s, had met a man...

‘Utility bill discounts’ that cost him RM39,700!

SIBU: A security company operator thought he could save on his utilities costs by downloading an application onto his smartphone. Instead he ended up losing RM39,700 after he was tricked into installing the application that allegedly offered discounts on utility...

Woman scammed of over RM5k

BINTULU: A 32-year-old woman lost RM5,320 after she was duped in a scam involving a non-existent money-lending company recently. Bintulu police chief Supt Zulkipli Suhaili said the victim saw an advertisement on July 10 on Facebook. "The victim contacted the page...
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