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China detains 62 people over telecom fraud of 12 mn yuan

Beijing, Jan 25 (UNI) The police in an eastern province of China detained 62 people on the charges of cheating around 1500 persons across the country.

Earlier in January 2019, a victim named Qiu reported to the local police in the city of Chuzhou that he had been cheated of about 3,500 yuan by telecom fraud.

Chinese news agency Xinhua reported that after a thorough investigation, police noticed several similar cases happening across China, and the money was transferred to different bank accounts in the city of Ezhou, central China's Hubei Province.

Police said the suspects used social media to lure victims into investing in international futures on a fake platform where the background data could be freely manipulated.

On Jan 16, the police launched a raid, capturing 62 in Ezhou, where the gang was based. Two vehicles, 80 computers, 67 cell phones and 109 bank cards were confiscated on the site.

Further investigation is underway.
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