Police warn of online durian sale scams


Police advise the public to exercise caution when buying durians online as cases of fraud involving such purchases have been reported in Penang. – EPA pic, May 6, 2022.

THE public has been advised to exercise caution when buying durians online, especially ahead of the durian season in Penang, as cases of fraud involving such purchases have been reported.

Timur Laut district police, in a statement on Facebook, said they have detected an increase in scam cases involving online durian purchases in the district, believed to have been masterminded by syndicates.


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