OSAKA — Two men were arrested here Friday on suspicion of posting false advertisements to sell computers and watches on an Internet Web site and swindling money out of potential customers, police said.

Investigators also raided the homes of Masaki Boku, 21, of Ikuno Ward, and Masato Okumura, 20, of Miyakojima Ward.

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