Hong Kong customs has alerted Interpol after overseas websites touted phoney auctions of seized luxury goods using actual photos from department press conferences. Photo: Handout
Hong Kong customs has alerted Interpol after overseas websites touted phoney auctions of seized luxury goods using actual photos from department press conferences. Photo: Handout

A Fendi handbag for HK$499? Interpol alerted after websites tout phoney auctions for luxury goods seized by Hong Kong customs

  • One US-based site claiming to sell Fendi handbags worth HK$26,800 for just HK$499 included a picture from a press conference that followed a massive June smuggling bust
  • Another site registered in Canada claimed proceeds from the ‘auction’ would be given to charity

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
Hong Kong customs has alerted Interpol after overseas websites touted phoney auctions of seized luxury goods using actual photos from department press conferences. Photo: Handout
Hong Kong customs has alerted Interpol after overseas websites touted phoney auctions of seized luxury goods using actual photos from department press conferences. Photo: Handout
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