In Korolev, near Moscow, a 12-year-old boy wanted to buy a leather for 15,000 rubles. in the mobile game Standoff 2, where scammers stole 192 thousand rubles from his mother’s card. In this respect informs Telegram channel Shot.
Young sought out players selling discounted in-game currency and shooter skins on social networks. When the boy found the artist, he agreed with her on a deal for 15 thousand rubles. The student transferred the money to the specified card and waited for the goods paid.
However, the seller asked the boy to access his personal account in the banking app to confirm that the money was “really sent.” An unsuspecting teenager gave the scammer his login and password for Internet banking, as a result of which another 177 thousand rubles was debited from his mother’s accounts.
According to Shot, police are currently investigating the relationship between this and the last case. to what In January. Then a 10-year-old boy from Moscow took his father’s bank card without making a purchase request at Standoff 2, where scammers cut 350 thousand rubles.
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