A 25- year-old youth who imposed himself as a buyer on OLX, duped Samuel Harry Francis on the pretext of a test drive and fled away.
According to police, complainant Samuel Harry Francis (21), a resident of Rajat Heights, near Wox Cooler, had posted an advertisement of his KTM bike (MH-49/AN-2355) for sale on ‘OLX’.
Posing as the buyer a youth contacted Samuel and visited his place. He insisted on him for physically inspecting the bike. On the pretext of taking ‘test drive’ of motorcycle, the youth fled away with the bike worth Rs 70,000.
On the basis of the complaint lodged by Samuel, Koradi police have registered the case under Section 406 of Indian Penal Code. Further investigation is underway.
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