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Police collar fraudsters who conned money out of jobless

Police in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, have arrested four suspects charged with defrauding unemployed people out of a combined total of more than 30,000 euros.

Among the suspects is a 42-year-old man who is believed to be the mastermind of the ring.

Police said the suspect used different identities to approach job seekers, promising to find them employment in exchange for a fee. They added that the investigation will continue in case more people have fallen victim to the fraud.