A 19-year-old man was arrested for tricking stolen vehicle owners into sending money in exchange for revealing the location of their vehicles. The suspect obtained their phone numbers from the police network and connived with two other associates. The police are conducting raids to apprehend the other suspects. The exact number of victims across the country is yet to be determined. The arrest was made after a complaint was received at Sarai Rohilla police station. The suspect received money through a QR code and then switched off his phone. The police traced him through the phone's IMEI details.
A police driver was duped of ₹2 lakh cash by a fraudster who claimed himself to be an SP rank CBI officer. The Colonelganj police here have registered an FIR against the fraudster and started investigations into the matter.