Investment of 69800 yuan and return of 10.4 million yuan? Wuhu police smash a pyramid scheme
[Beijing Direct News Network November 12th] (Anhui network)"As long as a one-time investment of 69800 yuan, you can get a high return of 10.4 million yuan." Can you believe it? Recently, the Jiujiang Public Security Bureau of Wuhu City smashed a pyramid selling dens and successfully arrested 58 MLM personnel, involving a total amount of more than 4 million yuan. At noon on November 6, Wuhu police escorted the key personnel of the MLM Gang to a community in the east of Wuhu City to identify the scene.
On the evening of October 1, 2020, the Jiujiang Public Security Bureau of Wuhu City learned through clues that there was a MLM Gang meeting in a hotel in Wuhu. Jiujiang police quickly organized and deployed, mobilized capable police, together with Wuhu Yijiang Public Security Bureau, to control 58 suspected MLM gang members in the meeting and bring them back to the public security organs for examination.
After examination, the gang members in Wuhu City, under the guise of "1040" chain operation, claimed that as long as a one-time investment of 69800 yuan, they could get a high return of 10.4 million yuan. The MLM group requires the participants to obtain the qualification by purchasing 1-21 shares of virtual products, and the number of level development personnel is used as the payment method to induce the participants to continue to develop others.
At present, 35 managers and above middle-level personnel of the MLM Gang have been taken criminal compulsory measures by Wuhu police in accordance with the law, 23 of them have been repatriated to their places of origin, and the case is under further investigation.