A resident of Moscow lost 870 thousand rubles when trying to buy mining equipment with hands

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A resident of Moscow lost 870 thousand rubles when trying to buy mining equipment with hands

In April, Muscovite 19.4 thousand dollars in bitcoin when selling coins during a personal meeting with the buyer. The attacker waited until the money will come to his cryptocurrency wallet, and then just left.

Now has a similar story — Muscovite tried to buy mining hardware, but in the end lost a round sum. About it writes .

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According to investigators, 21-year-old resident of the Moscow region has published on the website of free classified ads offer on the sale of equipment for mining cryptocurrency and has agreed a deal with 32-the summer inhabitant of Moscow. In reality, the attacker was not ASIC miners or farms, when meeting with the buyer he just took the money and disappeared.

Amounted to 870 thousand rubles. The police opened a criminal case of fraud, and the attacker during the investigation released under a recognizance not to leave.

This story is another example of what not to do transaction with unverified sellers. The same applies to the sale or purchase of cryptocurrency in person. Do not be naive, as a resident of Moscow who tried to sell bitcoins, but in the end, 15 million rubles.

We Recommend to avoid meeting in real life. To buy cryptocurrency safer to use exchange. The process in detail on the example of the exchange Cryptopia described .

a Resident of Moscow lost 870 thousand rubles when trying to buy mining equipment with hands appeared first on Two Bitcoin.

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