In Tula have detained marriage scams from Africa

Employees of criminal investigation Department of the Tula region detained the African, lure more than 1 million rubles from the woman he allegedly wanted to marry after returning from Afghanistan, said the official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina Wolf.

According to her, the woman, after receiving instructions to transfer money, took the Bank loan and made three payments of 1 million 170 thousand roubles. Then "groom" chat ceased, and the victim went to the police.

The police have established the identity of the attacker and detained him in Tula. As it turned out, it has no relationship to military service, and when meeting with the victim used someone else's photo.

A criminal case under article "Fraud". The police establish the possible participation of the detainee in similar scams.