Mohali: 3 scammers of gang looting people via dating apps held
Mohali, January 03: Mohali Police on Monday successfully busted a gang that was
running a scam to rob girls and boys by approaching them through dating apps. A
car and 700/- rupees were stolen from a person named Jashanpreet Singh in
district Mohali. After which a case was registered in the Sadar Kharar Police
Station against unknown persons.
Police officials formed teams and started investigating it.
By controlling one person of the three-member gang who called and robbed people
through Dating APP, they achieved significant success and nabbed down the
Giving further information, Dr. Garg said that during the
investigation of the case, Khushal Singh alias Khushal son Gurmail Singh
resident of village Kant, police station Khamano, district Fahitgarh Sahib was
According to the information received, three persons have
made their victims by calling 05 persons through Dating APP for the last 2
months, from whom these persons took 80,000/-, 25,000/-, 10,000/-, 7,000/- and
700/- including ACCENT car. There have been multiple incidents of stealing cars
and mobile phones, which are still under investigation.
- With inputs from our correspondent