HA NOI (VNS) — The High-tech Crime Prevention Police Department (PC50) under the Ha Noi police station has arrested Feng Hai Qiang, a Chinese national who used fake ATM cards to steal money from banks.
Major Nguyen Minh Quang of PC50 said Feng was part of a criminal gang of foreigners who forged ATM cards to steal more than VND100 million (US$4,760) from different banks. He added that the ring started their activities around a month ago.
Feng was caught red-handed on Wednesday while using fake ATM cards to withdraw money in Thanh Xuan Trung Ward in Thanh Xuan District, Ha Noi. He was found carrying 14 fake ATM cards of different banks and high-tech machines used to produce fake cards.
The police are investigating the case further, hunting for Feng's accomplices who are in hiding, and identifying the victims. — VNS