Your Dating Portal

Slough man jailed after conning women who he met on online dating apps

2

Vimal Popat Sign up to our newsletter for daily updates and breaking news

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.

A man from Slough who conned people out of money after meeting them on dating apps has been jailed.

Vimal Popat, of Salt Hill Drive , would strike up an online friendship, that would typically go on to form romantic relationships with his victims in person.

After wooing them over a period of months and gaining their trust, he would persuade them to invest their money in a non-existent business.

Popat’s victims were mainly – but not exclusively – women, most of whom he had met using online dating sites such as Bumble.In all of the cases, he duped his victims into believing he was a successful Forex trader and they were investing in his business with the promise of healthy profits gained through the purchase and sale of currencies.In reality, when the victim’s money was transferred into one of Popat’s bank accounts, he […]

Click here to view original web page at www.getreading.co.uk

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More