Hong Kong has seen a rise in the number of cases of telephone deception. Photo: Shutterstock

Hong Kong public housing tenant loses HK$137,000 to telephone con artists posing as mainland Chinese immigration officers

  • Woman was tricked into transferring money to two bank accounts on the mainland
  • Case comes amid recent rise in telephone deception cases in the city, police say
Topic |   Scams and swindles

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Hong Kong has seen a rise in the number of cases of telephone deception. Photo: Shutterstock
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