Fraud investigation, Line Dancing Events

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Police investigating a series of fraud complaints across Queensland relating to line dancing events, have released an image of a man who may be able to assist with inquiries.

It is believed the 37-year-old man may have information to help solve fraud offences totalling more than $120,000 with trips organised via a line dancing travel company.

The holidays included group trips overseas and domestically including line dancing festivals, balls and cruises.

Police have received over 70 complaints from members of the public across Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast after money was paid but the holiday was cancelled with no refunds provided.

Officers believe there may be more scam victims and are appealing for those who believe they have been affected to contact them.

Anyone who may know of the whereabouts of the man pictured is also asked to contact police.

He is described as Caucasian, 173cm tall with brown hair and hazel eyes.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

Quote this reference number: QP1900459648

 
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