An attorney from Nazareth was arrested on Sunday on suspicion of selling an
apartment he does not own to six different buyers.
Police say the man,
31, pocketed NIS 1.5 million shekels in advance payments for the home in the
Police launched an investigation three months ago after
receiving a complaint from a contractor, who reported receiving a query from a
bank seeking information about the property on behalf of a potential
The contractor became suspicious after realizing that the home was
not for sale.