Man arrested for estafa, unjust vexation in Parañaque

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  • SPD file photo/MANILA BULLETIN

A Chinese was arrested by members of the Parañaque police Tambo substation after complaints of estafa and unjust vexation were filed against him by a fellow Chinese on Sunday, March 19.
The Southern Police District (SPD) said the suspect, identified as Haoyi Li, 24, was arrested around 11:30 a.m. at Solaire Resort and Casino located along Aseana Avenue, Entertainment City, Barangay Tambo.
The SPD said the victim was identified as Xianglong Zeng, 32, also a Chinese.
The police said the suspect borrowed P600,000 from the victim and promised to pay him through online fund transfer or via Alipay app for the amount of 75,000 RMB.
The victim told the police that when he made a follow up for the payment,  Li reportedly got angry and shouted at the victim.
The victim added that he was pushed several times by the suspect while shouting unsavory words at him that caught the attention of the security personnel who called up the police for assistance.
The suspect is now detained at the Parañaque police custodial facility.