Police on Wednesday display evidence seized in the case of a suspected phone scammer accused of impersonating an officer. Photo: Handout Police on Wednesday display evidence seized in the case of a suspected phone scammer accused of impersonating an officer. Photo: Handout
Police on Wednesday display evidence seized in the case of a suspected phone scammer accused of impersonating an officer. Photo: Handout
Crime

Hong Kong police arrest suspected phone scammer accused of impersonating an officer to obtain his victim’s banking details

  • Force says the suspect claimed to be from police headquarters and instructed the victim to turn over the password to his online bank account
  • Police suspect a letter belonging to the victim that was found in the suspect’s flat was the source of personal information used in the ruse

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Police on Wednesday display evidence seized in the case of a suspected phone scammer accused of impersonating an officer. Photo: Handout Police on Wednesday display evidence seized in the case of a suspected phone scammer accused of impersonating an officer. Photo: Handout
Police on Wednesday display evidence seized in the case of a suspected phone scammer accused of impersonating an officer. Photo: Handout
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