Bharatpur, June 17 -- A fraudster, who cheated a Maharashtra woman of Rs.1.40 lakh, was arrested from Mewat region of the district, police said on Wednesday.

The accused, identified as Jaid Khan, 26, native of Ghoghor village under Kaithwara police station of Bharatpur, was handed over to the Maharashtra police, said Devendra Kumar Bishnoi, superintendent of police, Bharatpur.

Sharing details about the accused, Bishnoi said that Khan showed himself as a wine supplier on internet.

He cheated Frida Peter, a woman from Manikpur in Palanhar district of Maharashtra, of Rs.1.40 lakh on the promise of supplying wine on April 26.

The victim registered a complaint with the Maharashtra police, who reached Bharatpur to seek help from the local pol...