last spring and summer ravaged a billettsvindler with people who wanted to pleasant experiences in Kristiansand during the Palmesusfestivalen. The man, a 24-year-old from the Stavanger area, was in October 2018 sentenced for 59 cases of gross fraud, and got one year in prison.
the Case was appealed on sentencing and just before christmas came the decision to Gulating court of appeal, which rejected the appeal. A long time in the varetektsfengsling peeled off much of his sentence to the man, but he sits now inside. Domfeltes lawyer Ørjan Eskeland, informs the opposite Dagbladet that he soon is out on the try.Nadir
the Man admitted last fall straffskyld. In the judgment it says that the sentenced carried out the scam by tricking people into paying for tickets in advance by using a Facebook profile and got them to send the money on Vipps.
last summer gathered more than 60 persons in a closed Facebook group to share information about the man's extensive billettsvindling. Dagbladet has today asked the members of the meldingstråden about how many people believe themselves to be defrauded and has notified the police, but who do not find their name on erstatningsoversikten in the judgment. Tens of people reporting that they should have been involved by the police.
One of them that the man is sentenced to pay damages to, expresses the joy that it is hard down on the illegal business.
- It should only be missing. Turn like even harder down on it. The scam is the low point, " he says.Defrauded for 11 000
43 cases relating to sale of fake tickets to the Palmesusfestivalen, seven cases comes to fake tickets to the Eminem concert in Oslo, and nine cases of sale of fake tickets for football matches in England.
Some people have sent the man as much as 11 000 of Vipps. Overall, he has deceived people for over 235 000. In court the man told that he is spillavhengig. The verdict determines that the man has gotten people to pay him for something they would not get so sentenced be able to cover personal debts and fund the gaming.Over 60 people sign about ticket scams from the same man: - Objectionable - Utilized the confidence
the appellate Court describes the business as "extensive serious fraud", where the 24-year-old has used a fixed system of cynically and deliberately abused the other's trust.
" We are pleased with the verdict and believes that straffenivået is at an appropriate level. My client treated for gaming addiction and are ready to change themselves. Spillavhengigheten is the entire background for bedrageriene, says lawyer Eskeland.
Court finds it straffeskjerpende that the 24-year-old previously sentenced to samfunnsstraff in the Jæren district court for fraud of the same character back in 2013. He broke when the conditions for samfunnsstraff and ended with zone 27 days in jail.
at the same time that he cheated people in the spring of last year, he was in Stavanger district court 10. april 2018 convicted of several frauds. He was sentenced to jail for 27 days for the Vipps-fraud, but continued so the business, despite the fact that he already was in prison for the same conditions.
In the ruling from Gulating lagmannsrett states that in Stavanger, the man carried out 17 of the 59 fraud before the verdict in Stavanger district court, and the rest after that the judgment fell.Billettsvindel: how To avoid being tricked Dagbladet Plus