New Delhi: Three folks have been arrested for dishonest folks on the pretext of promoting a automobile by promoting it on Fb, an official stated on Wednesday.

The three accused, recognized as Akshay (27), Shivam (22) and Anand Sharma, spent the cheated cash on a leisure journey to a hill station.

Furnishing particulars, Deputy Commissioner of Police (southeast) Esha Pandey stated a criticism was obtained at Lajpat Nagar police station on June 9 during which the complainant acknowledged that he had been duped with Rs 4,62,000 by three folks on the pretext of promoting their automobile to him.

The complainant noticed an commercial on Fb relating to sale of a Fortuner automobile and he deliberate to buy it following which he contacted the alleged folks. The vendor requested him to come back meet them in Lajpat Nagar.

“When the complainant visited them he even noticed the automobile that he ought to purchase and the deal was fastened in Rs 6,30,000, of which he paid them Rs 4,62,000 and instructed them he’ll pay the remaining quantity by way of RTGS,” the DCP stated, including the the accused individuals fled away in the identical automobile carrying the money given by the complainant.

Accordingly, based mostly on the criticism, the police registered a case below sections 406 (Prison breach of belief), 420 (dishonest) and 120B (legal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code and an investigation was initiated.

A police crew was constituted which analysed the checking account particulars offered by the accused folks to the complainant for transferring the remaining quantity.”After the evaluation, it was discovered that the cash was transferred to the account variety of an individual specifically Akshay. His cellular quantity was discovered working in Mahendragarh, Haryana,” DCP Pandey stated.

Subsequently, a raid was performed and accused Akshay was arrested from Haryana whereas on his occasion his two accomplices Shivam and Anand have been nabbed in Saket, Delhi.



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