Police issue warning over “guess who I am” phone scams after two men arrested on suspicion of obtaining HK$500,000 by deception. Photo: Shutterstock.
Police issue warning over “guess who I am” phone scams after two men arrested on suspicion of obtaining HK$500,000 by deception. Photo: Shutterstock.

Police warning over jump in ‘guess who I am’ phone scam cases in Hong Kong

  • Police alert comes after two men arrested in connection with alleged phone frauds totalling HK$500,000
  • Officer says 38 cases in Tseung Kwan O alone between July and September, a 12-fold increase from three recorded during same period last year

Police issue warning over “guess who I am” phone scams after two men arrested on suspicion of obtaining HK$500,000 by deception. Photo: Shutterstock.
Police issue warning over “guess who I am” phone scams after two men arrested on suspicion of obtaining HK$500,000 by deception. Photo: Shutterstock.
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