Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) Port Harcourt Zonal Command have arrested 15 suspected internet fraudsters in Aba.
EFCC’s spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren, in a statement on Tuesday said the suspected internet fraudsters were arrested on Tuesday, August 31st, 2021 at different locations in Aba, Abia State.
The suspects were arrested at No. 214b, Aba-Owerri Road and Cherubim Owo Osisioma and Intercontinental by Nwanyi Motors, Umuode Osisioma, Aba, Abia State following intelligence on their alleged involvement in internet fraud.
The suspects are: Ezekiel Udo; Anyanwu Odinakachi; Emeka Agu; Lawrence Chinaza Michael; Ifeanyi Okorie; Nestor Akobunu; Frank Ogu; Ezekiel Samuel Uche; Inegbu Onyema Uche; Azukaogi Ogiegbe; Okoro Uchechukwu; Victor Ehiudo; John Chiemela, Lucky Nwoko and Ugochukwu Emmanuel Okafor.
Uwujaren added thatthey were arrested alongside three (3) vehicles: Lexus RX350 Sports Utility Vehicle, GLK Benz SUV and Lexus ES33O SUV.
Others are: forty-three (43) phones of different brands and models; seven (7) walkie talkies; two (2) digital cameras, eight laptops and three (3) iPhone wrist watches.