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Travel agent raids clients’ credit cards

31 July 2013

The proprietor of Sodex travel agency, Sevcan Bulut has been arrested in Nicosia. She is charged with stealing money using her customers’ credit cards.

Two Sodex clients noticed withdrawals of TL 9,432 from their accounts and complained to the police.

Upon investigation, Ms Bulut confessed that she had also raided many other client accounts. She volunteered a statement identifying other customers whose credit cards she used to remove thousands of TL in cash.

At Nicosia court yesterday, the judge ordered that she be held while police investigations continue.

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