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Crue Fans Get Motley Screwed

10/12/2011
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(Rock News Desk) Scammers who promoted a fake Motley Crue concert managed to rake in $60,000 before fans were alerted to the fraud.

Over 1500 people bought tickets priced around $40 for a non-existent show in Jakarta, Indonesia, advertised last month.

On September 21 national media announced Crue would make their first visit to the country on October 8. A day later the band released a statement saying they had no such plans but tickets had been on sale since August and hundreds of fans had paid up by the time word got around. more on this story

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