Watch out!Scammers are also riding high on the Winter Olympics

2022-06-01 0 By

With the opening of the Beijing Winter Olympics, the topic of heat has also risen, including the Winter Olympics mascot “Bing Dwen Dwen” with simple and honest appearance, harvest a large number of fans, online shopping platform is “Bing Dwen Dwen” doll “a difficult to find” situation.Many people to obtain a “ice pier pier”, looked for all sorts of sales channels, also let network swindler find opportunity.A few days ago, some citizens were cheated of 5,000 yuan when they bought “Bing Dwen Dwen” online.A citizen surnamed Wu met a man in an online game. The man mentioned in the chat that he was from Beijing, and he told Wu that if he wanted to buy the winter Olympics mascot “Bing Dwen Dwen” doll, he could help find a special channel to buy it.Wu wanted the cute mascot so much that the two added friends on wechat.After negotiation, Wu decided to 1000 yuan per price, let the other party to help buy five “Ice Dwen Dwen” dolls.After the other party sent Wu a Alipay two-dimensional code, said after scanning code payment, will be arranged in accordance with the order of payment delivery.Wu paid, waited for two or three days has not been express news, then wechat contact the other party to ask the reason.The other party at first with the reason that it is difficult to buy, let Wu wait patiently, but the next day when Wu contacted the other party again on wechat, only to find that the other party has been shielded, 5,000 yuan wasted.In fact, there are many online scams like this that enjoy the heat of the Winter Olympics.The swindler may also use the inferior souvenirs with no collection value to defraud high purchase money, or launch false information in the name of the enterprise to win the Winter Olympics, defraud the victims to pay the so-called prize deposit, or fabricate false touching athletes’ family poverty information, and launch online fundraising to defraud money, etc.Keqiao police warned that during the Winter Olympics, we should be on guard against fraudsters using the content related to the Winter Olympics. All information should be confirmed through formal channels, and do not trust various online channels to guard against being cheated.(All media reporter Zhang Zhenong)