Police Burst Hideout Of Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Nasarawa State

…. arrest ten suspects.

Police operatives attached to Angwan Lambu Division on Wednesday, 21st February 2024, acting based on credible information about the influx of internet fraudsters into Keffi LGA, raided the hideout of the cybercriminals located in GRA, Keffi.

In a statement on Thursday, 22nd February 2024 signed by the Nasarawa State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ramhan Nansel, said that during the operation, ten suspects were arrested, and the following items were recovered from them as exhibits: two Laptops, ten sophisticated mobile phones of different brands, three WIFI routers, criminal charms, black soap, hard drugs (Loud weed and dried leaves suspected to be marijuana), etc.

The suspects have confessed to being into internet fraud popularly known as Yahoo Plus and shall be charged to court for prosecution once the investigation is concluded.

Meanwhile, the Nasarawa State Police Commissioner, CP Umar Shehu Nadada has commended the officers for a job well done and urged them to sustain raids on all criminal hideouts.