EFCC Operation Nets 64 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Osun, Seizes Exotic Cars and Electronics

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EFCC's operation, based on intel, arrested 64 internet fraud suspects in Osun successfully.
EFCC's operation, based on intel, arrested 64 internet fraud suspects in Osun successfully.

In response to actionable intelligence, the Ibadan Zonal Directorate of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) conducted a successful operation, resulting in the arrest of sixty-four suspected internet fraudsters in Osun State. The arrests, which took place in Ede on May 8th, 2024, targeted individuals believed to be engaged in fraudulent activities within their community.

During the operation, law enforcement officials seized a significant amount of evidence implicating the suspects in cybercrime. Among the recovered items were eighteen exotic vehicles, including models such as Mercedes-Benz GLK, Toyota Camry, and Lexus RX Crossover SUV, as well as five motorcycles. Additionally, authorities confiscated electronic devices such as eighteen laptops and 112 mobile phones, along with three Play Station games and various incriminating documents.

EFCC's operation, based on intel, arrested 64 internet fraud suspects in Osun successfully.
EFCC’s operation, based on intel, successfully arrested 64 internet fraud suspects in Osun.

The EFCC’s swift and decisive action underscores its commitment to combatting cybercrime and financial fraud. By leveraging intelligence-driven strategies, the agency was able to disrupt illicit activities and apprehend individuals involved in online scams. This operation serves as a warning to would-be fraudsters that law enforcement agencies are vigilant and proactive in their efforts to safeguard the public from cyber threats.

Efforts to combat fraud and corruption extend beyond cybercrime, as evidenced by the recent apprehension of a suspect for stealing newly installed road light indicators on the 3rd Mainland Bridge in Lagos State. These coordinated efforts highlight the multi-faceted approach taken by authorities to uphold law and order, protect public infrastructure, and preserve the integrity of financial systems.

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