The accused has been recognized as Yogesh Tiwari, a resident of Faridabad, they stated.
On July 22, a criticism was obtained wherein a girl stated that she noticed an commercial on a social media web page of a cell store named Foneofy that was promoting an iPhone 12 Professional at Rs 25,000, whereas the precise worth available in the market is Rs 1,25,000, police stated.
She contacted Foneofy and supplied her postal tackle for courier and in addition made a fee of Rs 24,290 within the account of Foneofy by an internet fee gateway, a senior police officer stated.
After ready for a number of days, the lady once more contacted Foneofy and located that she had been blocked on its social media accounts, following which she filed a criticism, the officer stated.
Throughout investigation, police discovered that the cell phone”s location was in Faridabad, however with possession in Bihar, they stated.
“Police discovered a video wherein one Chandru, a resident of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, additionally alleged in regards to the dishonest by Foneofy. On-line pockets particulars linked to the alleged cell phone have been additionally collected from fee gateways. Later, the accused was apprehended from Faridabad,” Deputy Commissioner (North) Anto Alphonse stated.
Accused Tiwari is tech-savvy and disclosed that he downloaded images and movies of iPhones and uploaded discounted charges on social media and cheated folks, the DCP stated.
Earlier, he used to purchase Chinese language iPhones from Delhi and despatched it to the cheated folks. Later, he even stopped sending these cellphones. The accused has extra the 1,04,000 followers on his social media web page, police stated.
He confessed to dishonest utilizing the identical modus operandi with many individuals dwelling in numerous states. 4 cellphones, 9 SIM playing cards used within the crime and one motorbike bought from the cash was recovered from his possession, police added. PTI NIT HDA
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