Thursday, May 12, 2022, two men were taken into custody for having scammed their insurance for phone theft. They will appear in court on prior admission of guilt in October.
Two men, aged 36 and 48 respectively, were taken into custody in Le Havre. The reason ? Both tried to scam their insurer on the pretext of stealing their phone. For the 30-year-old, his theft declaration dates back to the end of April 2022 for an iPhone 13. During the search for the police, they checked the status of the sim card. The latter worked in another phone that belonged to the owner.
The replay of the 7 minutes of Thursday, May 12, 2022.
Theft of a phone without a sim card
For the forties, the declaration dates back to March. During searches, the police noticed that the declared phone did not have a sim card before the alleged theft. This led to the conclusion that the theft was not proven. The two men, who have nothing to do with each other, have both confessed to trying to rip off the insurance. They will go to court on prior admission of guilt in October.