A man , specialist at defrauding POS Operators using Harms has been arrested by the police in Awka Anambra State.
The man armed with charms cuts plain white papers to the size of the Naira Notes and gives them tp POS operators to deposit in an account.
The operators only realize that the supposed money are mere papers, after they have transferred their monies to accounts given by the alleged fraudster.
Spokesperson of Anambra State Police Command , DSP Tochukwu Ikenga , who disclosed the arrest of the fraudster in a press release , gave his name as Chisom Nweke.
Ikenga said:’’Police Operatives today 15/9/2022 at about 9.am arrested one Chisom Nweke ,’M’, aged 26 years, of Umuawulu, Awka along Amawbia roundabout.
‘’He confessed to be using charms to defraud POS Operators within Awka and its environments.
‘’Preliminary investigations revealed revealed that the suspect cuts plain white papers in size of money and gives to POS Operators for deposit’’.
The Command said there are suspicions that Nweke works with a syndicate comprising other members, and that efforts are being made to arrest other gang members.