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Police warn citizens of ‘black dollar’ scam

Black dollar
(Photo: Petra)
AMMAN — The Public Security Directorate’s (PSD) Criminal Investigation Unit warned citizens on Saturday from the “black dollar” scheme, urging people to not buy in to the scam, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.اضافة اعلان

Despite warnings from the Criminal Investigation Unit, many people have fallen victim to such schemes, in which counterfeit bills are mistaken by victims for real ones.

The PSD’s spokesperson told Petra that a foreign suspect allegedly running the scam in Jordan has been arrested, and was found to be in possession of chemicals used for such scams.

The Criminal Investigation Unit advised citizens to contact law enforcement in case they suspect such practices.

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