Nine young men that specialized in love scam, online Bitcoin scam, identity theft, trading scam, have been clamped into the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), cell in Port Harcourt.
They were arrested by the Zonal office on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 during an early morning raid on their hideout in Ozuoba by Obirikwere Road, Choba; NTA Road and Ada George Road in Port Harcourt, Rivers State for internet fraud.
The suspects were identified as: Sotonye Orugbane; David Egbunugwu; Emmanuel Chinemerem; Providence Oliver Samuel; Emmanuel Fidelis Nwambu; Promise Nkwachi; Micah Nimi, Precious Ogadinma and Ebi Micah.
EFCC revealed that items recovered from them included 16; Mobile phones of different brands; one HP laptop; two Apple watches and two
Vehicles; a Lexus ES 350 with registration number: Abuja KUJ 412
AT and one Toyota Camry 2.4 with registration number Abuja KWL 35 AT.
The Head, Media and Publicity Dele Oyewale added that the suspects would be charged to court as soon investigations are concluded