Police have urged the public to stay alert especially when shopping online. Photo: Facebook Police have urged the public to stay alert especially when shopping online. Photo: Facebook
Police have urged the public to stay alert especially when shopping online. Photo: Facebook

Hong Kong police arrest suspected fraudster after online shoppers wanting masks are duped out of HK$950,000

  • The 40-year-old man was one of the holders of bank accounts that were used to collect the money from 103 victims between January 27 and February 7
  • Gang advertised on Facebook promising to sell pack of Japan-made masks for HK$55, when the same was being sold in market for HK$500

Topic |   Crime
Police have urged the public to stay alert especially when shopping online. Photo: Facebook Police have urged the public to stay alert especially when shopping online. Photo: Facebook
Police have urged the public to stay alert especially when shopping online. Photo: Facebook
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