EFCC busts 10 suspected Internet fraudsters in Enugu

Suspected Fraudsters at Sunrise Estate, Emene, Enugu.

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office, have arrested 10 suspected internet fraudsters in Enugu.

They were arrested on Tuesday June 22, 2021 in a sting operation at the Sunrise Estate Emene, Enugu following credible intelligence on their alleged criminal activities.

A statement issued by EFCC‘s spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren, said the suspects allegedly specialized in defrauding unsuspecting members of the public including foreigners through the internet.

The suspects are: Onah Uchenna Paul, Ali Chidiebere Shedrack, Samson Ugwuoke, Ogbaru Chidozie Kingsley, Eneh Nelson, Ameh David Onwenchochi, Orji Opara Chimaobi, Chukwudi Emmanuel, Alina Arinze and Tasie Henry Nzube.

EFCC busts 10 suspected Internet fraudsters in Enugu

Suspected Fraudsters at Sunrise Estate, Emene, Enugu.

Items recovered from them include mobile phones, laptop computers ,one Lexus ES 350 car with the registration number APP-331-GV belonging to Tasie Henry Nzube and a Toyota Corolla car with the registration number UWN-239-HN belonging to Onah Uchenna Paul.

The EFCC said the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigations were concluded.