Penza young woman lost 20,000 rubles trying to buy shoes online
Penza, 4 May 2015. PenzaNews. A Penza woman, 22, lost 20,000 rubles trying to buy shoes through an Internet ad.
“She came to the police department No. 4 and said she took interest in an Avito.ru online ad, and negotiated with the seller to buy shoes. Following the person’s instructions, she transferred the money through an ATM, but still has not received the ordered goods,” the press service of the regional Ministry of the Interior department informed PenzaNews agency.
According to the department, the woman knew of such fraud schemes, but still fell for the trick.
“We are currently investigating the fraud. The police are identifying the culprits,” the press service claimed.