Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested five suspected internet fraudsters(yahoo yahoo boys) who specialize in internet scam.
The suspects – Iyera Emmanuel,Okunmwendia Victor, Isaac Otete, Wowo Odeworitse David and Ovanerita Samuel, between the ages of 20 and 26 nabbed on February 12, 2016 at their different hide-outs during a sting operation.
According to a statement released by EFCC, while Victor was arrested at 19 Owina Street Benin City, Edo State, the other suspects: David, Otete, Emmanuel and Samuel were arrested at 4, Lucky Street, Osubi, Warri, Delta State.
“Some of the items recovered from them include: seven different types of laptops, several smart phones, international passport, various cheque books, flash drives and different types of internet modems,” the statement said. “The suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.”
Every day for the thief,one day for the owner of the house.