Senior citizen loses RM8,000 in parcel scam

KUCHING, Jan 13 (Bernama) — A senior citizen lost RM8, 000 after being a victim of a parcel scam from an Instagram acquaintance here recently.

Sarawak Commercial Crime Investigation chief Supt Mustafa Kamal Ghani Abdullah said the 61-year-old victim claimed that he was closely acquainted with a man known as John Lee since October.

“In the same month, the victim received a message from John Lee who said he had sent a parcel containing cash, bags and an iPhone.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)