1 MILLION TL ROBBERY WITH THE LIE “BURIED GOLD”
22 people who were claimed to con with 1 million TL in 6 months saying they found buried gold” were taken under custody after the operation of the police in Ortaca, Söke and Nazilli Districts.
According to the information, these people claimed that they had found “buried gold” and conned citizens and the police carried out a simultaneous operation in Ortaca District of Muğla with the police in Söke and Nazilli District of Aydın; at this operation Gürdal Çengelci was arrested in Ortaca and 22 people were arrested in other towns. Aydın Police Department teams had followed the fake gold gang for 6 months as this gang conned citizens with fake gold. At the result of technical and physical surveillance, the police discovered the gang members in Ortaca had been contacting with some people from Söke and Nazilli Districts of Aydın. Ortaca Police Department teams made cooperation with Söke and Nazilli Police Departments. The police made a search at the house, car and two offices of Gürdal Çengelce, the business owner in Ortaca. Nothing was found at these searches carried out at the suspect’s office, home and car, yet, some of his stuff and documents were seized as offensive weapon. The suspect G.Ç. who was claimed to have taken almost 1 million TL conning many people so far was taken under custody by Aydın Police Department. After the procedures concerning the suspects are completed in Aydın Police Department and other towns, the suspects are to be sent to Söke Court. (FG)