Bangkok girl arrested for K-pop ticket rip-off, accused of defrauding 7,000-8,000 baht

A fifty seven 12 months outdated woman, often identified as Aunt Prayun, was arrested yesterday, for allegedly defrauding individuals by promoting pretend tickets and merchandise for popular K-pop bands. She was taken into custody from her rental house in the Phaya Thai district in Bangkok.
Picnic was accused of claiming to pawn her checking account for 7,000-8,000 baht she was netting promoting fraudulent K-Pop tickets and gadgets. The arrest was carried out by a special staff led by Police Lieutenant Colonel Thitisan Sangsawang. The staff had been ordered to research the case by Police Lieutenant General Thitirat Kitisara.
Prayun was apprehended underneath the arrest warrant quantity 183/2023, issued on June 14, by the Phitsanulok Provincial Court. She was charged with “deceiving the basic public, and dishonestly or fraudulently introducing into a computer system distorted or false pc information, in complete or in part, or false computer data, in a manner prone to trigger injury to the public.”

The arrest adopted a grievance from a Facebook person who was tricked into buying tickets and garments representing renowned Korean K-Pop artists. The scammer used the account underneath the identify Prayun to obtain the transferred money.
Upon investigation, it was discovered that this scammer promoting K-Pop tickets and merch had a historical past of fraudulent accounts on the website, with 14 previous entries. The police then traced Prayun and discovered that she had been hiding at a rental house.
During the initial investigation, Prayun confessed that she had opened the account and given it to a pal at work, claiming it was pawned for 7,000-8,000 baht. She admitted she never reclaimed the account that was later used within the K-Pop ticket fraud scheme.
The police will now take Prayun to the Muang Phitsanulok Police Station in Phitsanulok Province to proceed with the legal case.
In an identical current story, a web-based scammer impersonated well-known news anchor Arakar Jiwagit, also recognized as Kwang, and defrauded Thanasak, a former Bangkok Water Supply director, of practically 20 million baht by way of a cryptocurrency funding.

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