ROP busts fake cheque racket

MUSCAT: The Directorate General of Inquiries and Criminal Investigation busted a gang involved in money fraud through forged cheques. They withdrew money estimated over RO 200,000 using forged cheques. The Royal Oman Police said the investigation resulted in the arrest of members of the gang who forged cheques from abroad to be disbursed through local banks here. A set of cheques was also seized from the suspects.