Victim was told on telephone by a person claiming to be a 'fortune master' that they could provide the winning numbers for the Loto 6 lottery in exchange for a fee
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Stories related to the crime of fraud
Victim received a telephone call from a person claiming to be her daughter who claimed that she needed money to compensate for having lost a bank check
Members of fraud rings pose as family members or bank officials on the telephone in targeting elderly persons
Woman in her 70s in Niigata Prefecture suffered the largest recorded loss of ¥220 million
Suspect told police, 'The majority was funneled into foreign-exchange trading'
Tokyo-based company peddled fake coins commemorating the birth of Prince George of Cambridge
Ami Inamura: 'I would like for people to stop buying from traders out to get money'
Person posing as the son of the 71-year-old woman on the telephone told her that he had suffered a business failure
Victims lodged their credit card details on a fake site for Google Play
Suspects allegedly swindled the woman out of ¥4 million in cash using the cards