Declared another wanted
Vadodara PCB team arrested the main accused of Dollar Gang involved in 12 cases of cheating. The gang lured people from Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra and others in the name of giving American dollars in less price. They called them to the city get money from them and fled without giving the dollars.
An FIR was registered in Manjalpur police station on 14/07/2020 against two persons for cheating two businessmen for 2 lakhs in the name of selling American dollars in less price.
Based on the complaint the PCB team began investigation and received a perfect tip about one accused with the Wagon R no. GJ 03 KP 6961 used in the crime will come to the city from Bhayli railway station. The accused wear red T shirt and grey colour track.
The team kept a watch and caught Vishal Vinodbhai Barad alias Tarun Patel presently resides at Akota Vuda housing and originally from Krupanagar near Gayatri Nagar Ankleshwar GIDC Bharuch. The team declared Rakesh alias Abdulmajid Abdulbhai from Station Char Rasta Baraf Colony from Bharuch as wanted in the matter.
The accused are involved in many crimes in Surat and different districts of the state. Total 11 cases registered against them where they cheated people for 21,15,000 rupees.
Talking about the Modus operandi, the accused called needy people from different states and lured them by giving American dollars in less price. They called them to different areas in Vadodara city, earn their trust, get the money and fled in the car without giving them the dollars.
The team recovered 32000 in cash, one car and mobile from the accused. Further investigation is underway in the matter.