The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reportedly arrested 26 internet fraud suspects in Asaba, Delta State.
The EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren in a statement revealed that the operation was carried out after a verified intelligence.
The suspects are Ezeabia Lucy, Ossai Chioma, Okoh Ekene, Okoduwa Bright, Jefferey Nwabunike, Egonu Ikechukwu, Onwudiachi Martins, Ofili Junior, Ejimofor Celestine, Joseph Diamond Olisa, Frank Sunday, Calvin Emmanuel Ojara, Afoye Powede Joshua, Chima Bright Ojara, Micheal Emmanuel Chukwuka, Okonkwo Chukwuemeka Promise.
Iyoha Oseiwe Frankie, Ezeabia Prince Chinedu, Ohuhwai Charles. Adudu Nonso, Jude Omonike Akon, Chibuike Nnanna Ife, Bieni Collins, Ebuka Ekechi, Ossai Okey and Chukuma Paul.
They were picked up at locations in Chiemeke Onochie IV, Parkacin, and Jonathan Monye streets in Asaba.
According to the EFCC, they are alledged of impersonation, possession of fraudulent documents.
Also a Lexus RX350 with Reg no: ASB-436-AM, Toyota Camry SE Reg: BKW-132-MT, Lexus RX350 Reg: KTU-126- FP, Toyota Corolla EYC-AMB-3, Toyota Venza, land documents, phones, laptops, and other items were recovered from them.
The suspects will be charged to court following further investigations.