Gullible buyers lose millions in iPhone scam | Bangkok Post: Most recent

Most Recent >

Couple nabbed in B66m iPhone scam

- +

A couple have been arrested for allegedly swindling more than 30 people out of 66 million baht through a cheap iPhone and iPad mini investment scam. 

Mrs Bussarin hides her face at a press conference on Monday. She and her husband were accused of deceiving people into transferring them money by promising they could supply them with iPhone 5s, iPad minis and other brand-name products at below market prices. (Photos by Pattanapong Hirunard)

Police apprehended Manas Chotikhan and his wife Bussarin Yeenode, both aged 31, outside an auto care centre in Soi Chokechai Si of Bangkok’s Lat Phrao district on Monday.

Keep up-to-date with the latest on coup d'etat with Bangkok Post SMS News. Call *451391000 to subscribe – 39 baht/month (7 days free, available in Thailand only) Bangkok Post SMS News: Deliver only trustworthy news on SMS

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

5 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments