Fraudsters use name of President Marcelo to persuade companies to donate to bogus causes

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13 February 2018 18:37:33 Articles

At least two fraudsters have been using the name of President Marcelo to try and con businesses out of large quantities of money. Both cases are now in the hands of the Public Ministry. Says tabloid Correio da Manhã, in one the fraudsters is believed to have got away with over €30,000 which his unwitting victims thought would be going towards victims of last summer’s fires. The case was “discovered” when one of the targeted businesses got in touch directly with President Marcelo to “try and find out exactly what was needed”. Tweet Full article on Fraudsters use name of President Marcelo to persuade companies to donate to bogus causes

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