doj ok5ROS

US Justice Department Returns Stolen Bitcoin to Victim of Government Imposter Scam

The U.S. Justice Department has seized bitcoin stolen from an elderly man in a government imposter scam and will be returning the cryptocurrency to him. “The fraudsters deceived the victim into believing his personal information had been used to facilitate a drug trafficking and money laundering scheme,” detailed the DOJ.

DOJ Returns Bitcoin Stolen From Elderly Victim
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced Tuesday “the successful forfeiture and return of stolen cryptocurrency to [an] elderly man victimized by government imposter scam.”
The DOJ explained that in August last year, fraudsters contacted the victim by phone claiming to be with the Office of the Inspector General, adding:
The fraudsters deceived the victim into believing his personal information had been used to facilitate a drug trafficking and money laundering scheme, and as a result all of the victim’s assets would be frozen.
“One of the imposters, who identified himself as agent James Hoffman, told t

Czytaj więcej

We współpracy z: https://news.bitcoin.com/us-justice-department-returns-stolen-bitcoin-to-victim-of-government-imposter-scam/

Total
0
Shares
Dodaj komentarz

Podobne Wpisy