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Conman who pulled wool over Police eyes arrested
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Conman who pulled wool over Police eyes arrested

April 22, 2019

Engineering graduate poses as probationary IPS officer; cools his heels in jail Mysuru: An engineering graduate calling himself a Kerala Cadre IPS officer on probation tried to pull a fast one on City Police officers by seeking an air-conditioned SUV for a family vacation. But an alert officer from  Krishnaraja Police Station caught his lie…

Conman cheats man after collecting his ATM card details
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Conman cheats man after collecting his ATM card details

November 16, 2018

Mysuru: An unidentified person, claiming to be a bank official, has cheated a man of Rs. 9,999 after allegedly collecting the ATM card details. The man, who was cheated, is Nagaraj, a resident of Bannimantap and an employee of a Hotel near Woodlands Theatre in city. According to Nagaraj, he received a call on his…

Conman cheats retired ASP of Rs.38,000 at ATM
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Conman cheats retired ASP of Rs.38,000 at ATM

June 27, 2018

Mysuru: A conman, who helped a retired Mysuru district Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) to take out the balance slip at an ATM, has allegedly withdrawn Rs.38,000 from the ASP account, thus cheating him. The retired ASP, who has been cheated, is P. Venkataswamy and the incident took place on June 12 at the SBI…

Dubai Dreams: Conmen cheat two city youths
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Dubai Dreams: Conmen cheat two city youths

October 11, 2017

Mysuru: It’s a dream shattered for two well-educated youths from city who wanted to earn good money in Dubai. They were cheated by three conmen who posed as well-settled and highly-influential employers. Chasing Dubai dreams, the youths ended up paying Rs. 9 lakh that they had borrowed from money-lenders, friends and family members. While one…

Bengaluru conman had cheated many women in Mysuru too
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Bengaluru conman had cheated many women in Mysuru too

June 28, 2017

Mysuru: A youth, who is in the custody of Bengaluru Police for allegedly cheating nearly 100 women by promising to marry them after befriending them on matrimonial websites, has cheated many women in Mysuru too and cases have been booked against him in Krishnaraja Police limits. In fact, he was arrested in Mysuru a couple…

Conman arrested for cheating
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Conman arrested for cheating

March 10, 2017

The K.R. Police have arrested a conman on charges of cheating a person from city of Rs. 2.80 lakh on the promise of a job in the Railways. The arrested has been identified as Preetham. Umesh, a resident of  K.R. Mohalla in his complaint with the Police said that Preetham after befriending him, promised a…

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