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Instagram Celebrity, Bitcoin Lord & 13 Others Arrested By EFCC For Internet Fraud

Popular Instagram Celebrity, Linus Williams Ifejika otherwise known as Bitcoin Lord and 13 others, have been arrested by operatives of Enugu State zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Awka, Anambra State.

The suspects who are between the ages of 21 – 28 years were apprehended at Okpuno Awka, Agu Awka and Ngozika estate on Monday August 31,2020.

The EFCC’s post on Facebook reads ;

EFCC Arrests 14 Internet Fraudsters In Enugu.
Operatives of the Enugu zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) has arrested fourteen suspected internet fraudsters, from different parts of Awka, Anambra State.


They were arrested on Monday, August 31, 2020 , based on intelligence available to the Commission.

Specifically, the suspects , whose age range between 21 and 28 were arrested at Okpuno Awka, Agu Awka and Ngozika estate, all in Anambra State.

Items recovered from them are: different exotic vehicles which include three Mercedes Benz 4matic, three Mercedes Benz AMG, two Lexus Rx salon cars.

Interim analyses of some of the suspects’ phones indicated they were involved in some suspected internet fraud which include online bitcom scam, love scam and identity theft.
The suspects will soon be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.

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