Public advised not to deposit money for vehicles before verifying the authenticity of the deal
KwaZulu-Natal: The Ugu Cluster police are concerned about the reports received by various police stations within the cluster of internet and print media scams targeting prospective used vehicle buyers. Pre-owned vehicles are advertised in the newspapers and on the internet and buyers are requested to pay a deposit up front to secure a deal.
The public is advice to purchase vehicles from registered vehicle dealers. If you intend buying a vehicle advertised in the newspapers or internet, verify the authenticity of the deal before parting with your money.