The Civil Police of Maranhão, through the 1st Police District of Imperatriz, arrested, in the act, this Friday morning(2), a man suspected of committing the crime of embezzlement.
Based on the investigations, the conductor, together with another individual, this resident in another State of the Federation, were scamming a commercial establishment selling bicycles in the city of Imperatriz.
The authors negotiated the purchase of bicycles over the internet and sent false proof of payments to the company. After sending the receipts, the authors indicated the place of delivery of the goods. According to investigations, four bicycles were delivered before the company realized the scam.
As soon as it realized the crime, the company contacted the Imperatriz Regional Police Station, which, through the 1st Police District, was successful in locating the perpetrator residing in the city of Imperatriz who was responsible for receiving the bicycles. Two bicycles were recovered by the Civil Police.