Public warned about fraudster who launched website to fleece victims
The Guyana Police Force is advising the public to be cautious when transacting business online, especially to purchase excavators, ATVs, motorcycles and spare parts at “catch prices.”
Police Headquarters in a statement noted that 24-year-old “known character for Fraud of North Ruimveldt, Georgetown” has established a website with the modus operandi to obtain millions of dollars from unsuspecting victims by falsely pretending that he imports the listed items above.
“The police has commenced an investigation of this individual and his operations. However, while the investigation is ongoing the public is simultaneously warned,” the statement concluded.
The police did not release the suspect’s name or photograph.