Bhubaneswar: A fraudster posing as a prospective buyer on Tuesday allegedly fled with an expensive car in Bhubaneswar while having a test drive of it.
According to reports, the conman contacted the seller through online marketplace OLX where the seller had posted an advertisement to sell his car.
The accused contacted the victim Bhramar Kuanr residing in Infocity area under Patia and expressed willingness to strike a deal.
The unidentified man asked Kuanr to come to Nandan Vihar area to show the vehicle this morning.
When the car owner reached the spot, the imposter asked him to handover the keys to him for a test ride.
Meanwhile, Kuanr filed a case with the Infocity police about the missing vehicle bearing registration number OD 02X 6879.