3 cases of cheating in city

Nashik: Three cases of cheating amounting to Rs 10 lakh were registered with different police stations of the city on Tuesday. While one complaint was registered with the Upnagar police, others were filed with the Indiranagar and Bhadrakali police stations.
In a complaint registered with the Upnagar police, the 24-year-old complainant said that he was cheated to the tune of Rs 9.30 lakh by a woman from the Anand Nagar Nashik Road area.
The suspect had set up an office where she offered a shipping-related course. The victim, who had enrolled for the four-month course, had made a payment of Rs 4.50 lakh. Later, he paid another Rs 4.50 lakh for placement to Australia. The suspect even gave him an air ticket. However, the victim later learned that the ticket was fake. He then approached the police with a complaint.
In the other case registered with the Indiranagar police, a woman was robbed of jewellery worth Rs 24,000 after the suspect went to her house on September 10 and impressed upon her that she would be given a cheque of Rs two lakh, provided she gave him the jewellery.
In the third incident, a 22-year-old man was cheated of Rs 10,000 in March. He told police that an unidentified person assured to double a certain amount in a matter of a few days by making investment in Bitcoin. The victim gave money to the suspect, but did not get any returns. He later approached the Bhadrakali police and filed a complaint.

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