French Man Convicted For “Buying” A PS4 For N4000
A 19-year-old French man Adel has been convicted for “buying” a PS4 while pretending to be purchase “fancy tomatoes” in September 2018.
According to L’est Republicain, he approached the self-desk store on the pretence that he was buying tomatoes and vegetables at the Montbéliard supermarket in eastern France and switched the price tag of the N140,000 ($389) console to N3650 ($10.)
While this may have been regarded as an oversight, he had done the same thing the day before and sold it for N41000 ($114) after successfully leaving the supermarket.
His defence was he did it to purchase a train ticket to another city, Nice.
He has been sentenced to four months in prison.