Beware of posing as gas maintenance staff fraud
Recently, there were many criminal acts in Beijing that used fictitious gas security companies and impersonated the company's maintenance staffs to repair mortgages on home gas lines, create false security threats and cheat household money. On June 18, 2013, the Xicheng District People's Procuratorate of Beijing filed a public prosecution with the People's Court of Xicheng District of Beijing on the suspected fraud of Yu Zhengxin.
Pretend to be repaired staff cheat household money
"I was cheated RMB 8060 yuan in the name of changing the gas pipeline." At 11 am on March 1, 2012, Wang Po-po, a victim of nearly eighty years of age, came to the police station and said to the police.
By asking, police investigators learned that, at the end of February 2012, Wang mother-in-law saw the Beijing Gas Appliance Repair and Installation Center posted a notice in the corridor of the residential quarters, the notice wrote: the recent gas pipeline aging, leading to the surrounding gas accidents Frequent, need to be more than two years old household gas stove pipe line replacement, and provided a hotline.
"I hit the phone numbers on the notice and let them go to my house to replace my hose for gas stoves." At noon March 1, 2012, Yu Zhengxin came to Wang's mother's house and went to Wang's mother's gas plant After the inspection and inspection, Yu Zhengxin said to Wang's mother-in-law that her gas leaked and the gas stove was damaged, suggesting that she replace the gas stove.
According to Wang mother recalled after the incident, men playing with lighters hit the gas pipe and stove connected to the place, there are flames. This scene let Wang mother-in-law and his wife fear the heart, he immediately agreed to his request.
"We agreed, the men gave me to install a gas stove they brought, received me 8060 yuan, and opened a receipt for me, and afterwards I found that there is no Beijing gas appliance repair and installation center of this unit, The receipt provided did not have any company name, and I found myself guilty of being cheated. "
After understanding this situation, the public security organ promptly launched an investigation. On December 27, 2012, at about 23 am, the Xicheng Branch of Beijing Public Security Bureau police arrested the suspect Yu Zhengxin in the case in a hotel in Yanqing County, Beijing.
According to Yu Zhengxin's case after account: March 2012, together with others in the city of Xicheng District, a residential area, to repair gas equipment replacement safety problems identified, the need to replace the gas equipment, fraud victim of more than 8,000 yuan. In addition, Yu Zhengxin use the above method, in many districts and counties in Tianjin and Tianjin carried out many fraud.
Hidden artifacts create the heart fear of households
To smooth the fraud, Yu Zhengxin fictitious company called Beijing Gas Appliance Security Center, pretending to be the company's employees to require residential residents to use more than two years to replace the hose to replace the posted on the name of "notice" , And left a call on the notice. After the residents called, Yu Zhengxin and others provided "on-site service."
"We were wearing a work coat and wears a badge on the workwear, igniting the sludge beneath the user's gas appliance during the repair process, and if the sludge does not ignite, we take advantage of the user's attention, apply glue to the sludge and ignite it To the user, the user is very scared after seeing, and then we gas hidden danger of gas, must replace the gas stove, and said our company has trade-in, subsidies, depreciation and other names, we recommend users to replace the products we bring.
Yu Zhengxin said after obtaining the consent of the victim, he will recommend several customers to bring their gas stove, the sale price from 1,000 yuan to 8,000 yuan range. Appraised by the relevant departments, Yu Zhengxin et al. Are marked as counterfeit products produced by Fang Tai Kitchen & Sanitary Ware Co., Ltd.
"We are using a fake" too too "brand gas stove and range hoods, our products are cheap, usually a hundred or two hundred prices into the goods, but sold to customers are high, the reason why the choice is too square Because this brand is hard, users know more. "
The prosecutor undertaking the case in the review that the suspects Yu Zhengxin illegal possession for the purpose of fictitious Beijing Gas Appliance Repair and Installation Center staff identity, fraudulently means that the victim's home gas equipment that security risks that need to be replaced As a reason, so that the victim caught in a wrong understanding, the delivery of money acts, in line with our two hundred sixty-six criminal provisions of the crime of fraud should be convicted of fraud fraud.
The prosecutor who undertook the case suggested that in the present case, the criminals who targeted fraud were relatively specific targets. Take Wang Po-po, a victim, as an example. Most of the people who stay at home are elderly households. The ability to cope with emergencies is relatively weak, which gives criminals an opportunity to take advantage of. Yu Zhengxin himself also explained that he was in the process of inspection and repair, creating the illusion of safety hazards in gas equipment, so that victims have the fear and make wrong judgments.
At this point, the prosecutor reminds the general public, to further enhance the prevention awareness and identification ability, such problems encountered should be promptly contacted with the relevant departments. At the same time, the proposed property management departments to strengthen the management of residential areas, to eliminate such problems.