Conman Pulls off a €400000 P2P Bitcoin Transaction in Italy – CCN

In an offline bitcoin trade left wrong, dual group who intent in a peer-to-peer transaction to sell bitcoin have been hoodwinked by a buyer, a conman who substituted a whole lot of wastepaper purporting to be cash, for a cryptocurrency.

According to multiple reports, dual group from Belarus were a hapless victims of a fraud that saw feign fiat money substituted for bitcoin.

The dual Belarussian adults resolved to barter 500 bitcoins for about €400,000 (approx. $430,000) with a singular buyer, during a pub nearby a core of Como, a lakeside city in Italy. Having arrived in Como privately for a trade, a dual sellers asked a customer to infer that his seductiveness in the transaction was legitimate. To this, a customer non-stop a container full of cash, presumably fill a balance of €400,000.

Upon sighting a cash, a sellers afterwards used their laptop to send their bitcoins over to a wallet residence supposing by a buyer. The lunchtime criminal was finish with lunch between a scammer and his victims, who resolved a transaction with a handshake.

After a customer took leave, withdrawal his container behind with a sellers, a dual Belarussian adults done a severe discovery. As one report 



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