The Identification Cards and counterfeit bank cards of two Romanians who were arrested for fraud. Photo credit: Trip Foumi

Two people were arrested for pocketing about $187,798 through fraudulent activities that targeted more than 20 people in Haiti.

The Oct. 6 arrest of the pair of Romanians took place at Dextra Market in Port-au-Prince. They are suspected of using counterfeit bank cards to withdraw funds from the victims’ bank accounts.

Police confiscated 125 counterfeit bank cards, a Mitsubishi car and electronics. Source

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Onz Chery is a Haiti correspondent for The Haitian Times. Chery started his journalism career as a City College of New York student with The Campus. He later wrote for First Touch, local soccer leagues in New York and Elite Sports New York before joining The Haitian Times in 2019.

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