Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office, have arrested six suspects for their involvement in internet fraud in Enugu.
The suspects were arrested in a sting operation at the Independence Layout area of Enugu metropolis on Saturday June 4, 2021 following credible intelligence received on their alleged involvement in computer-related fraud, according to the Commission’s Spokesman, Wilson Uwujarem.
According to him, the suspects are: Ugochukwu Onyia, Osita Henry,Ephraim Johnson, Osondu Kelvin Nnamere, Umahi Emmanuel and Ugochukwu Joseph
Items recovered from them include mobile phones, laptop computers and one Lexus RX 350 2016 model SUV with registration number FST-579-FJ belonging to Ugochukwu Onyia. Others are, one Toyota Venza car with registration number LND-388-GQ; a Toyota Corolla car with registration number ENU-48-MW belonging to Osita Henry; one black Toyota Camry with registration number BWR-803-MK belonging to Ugochukwu Joseph; one Toyota Corolla with registration number ABJ-848-DF belonging to Johnson Ndubuisi Ephraim and other incriminating items.
He said the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are conducted and prosecuted if found guilty for the involvement in Internet fraud.