On 9 April, a Hungarian woman from Budapest was shocked to see EUR 165,000 disappearing from her bank account which was kept safe as stocks at a Hungarian bank.
Police.hu reported that the investigators found five people involved in the crime who stole the money from the woman’s bank account. They even made sure to make another account where they could transfer the stolen amount. During the hacking of the victim’s online bank account, one of them could enter and transfer the money. The amount was later split among the members.
The authorities arrested the criminals for stealing money from a bank account with hacking and fishing and transferring it to another one made with the purpose of their action.
Sándor Balogh (37) has not been found. The police call on citizens to report any kind of information regarding the whereabouts of Balogh to +36-80-555-111 or dialling 107 or 112.
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The criminals kidnapped a Hungarian man in Budapest and wanted EUR 54,600 of ransom.