In a tale that could be dubbed as either sheer luck or colossal misfortune, a man in Australia is facing the music after receiving an accidental windfall from Crypto.com, one of the prominent platforms in the cryptocurrency world. As reported by The Guardian, Jatinder Singh, who unexpectedly received a staggering AUSD 10.47 million (approximately $6.7 million), is now confronting theft charges.
The Accidental Millionaire
The story began when Singh made an attempt to fund his Crypto.com account using his partner, Thevamanogari Manivel’s bank account. Due to a mismatch in names between the bank account and the Crypto.com account, the company flagged the transaction and decided to issue a refund. However, instead of refunding the correct amount of roughly AUSD 64, a clerical error led to Singh receiving millions.
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