A fraudster has been jailed and ordered to pay back money he made in a property rental scam.
Following a series of reports to Action Fraud, Zhaker Darvesh has been jailed for conning victims into paying him thousands of pounds in deposits for rental properties. Darvesh advertised properties on Gumtree and collected deposits from victims, ranging anything from £9,500 to £3,200. Some of his victims were left in horror after arriving at properties on move-in dates only to find they had been scammed.
Darvesh would stop replying to messages, calls and emails from victims when he had received their … Read more