The man went to a meeting in a restaurant to exchange cryptocurrency for cash.After the operation unknown people stole his bag of money.
A resident of Moscow lost 12 million rubles, which he was to receive for the sale of cryptocurrency.The man told law enforcement that he had arranged to meet in a restaurant in the capital to exchange bitcoins for cash.But unknown people stole his bag with money in the restroom, reportsTASS with reference to the press service of the Interior Ministry's Moscow office.
"On December 8, in the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Presnensky Districtan appeal was received from a citizen who said that in the restaurant unknown persons in the toilet room took a bag containing about 12 million rubles. The applicant should have received these funds in exchange for cryptocurrency, ”the Ministry of Internal Affairs said.
The press service specified that the man managed to transfer the cryptocurrency to the accountUnknown, who have lost funds, have fled.</p></p>