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General News of Tuesday, 30 March 2021


Female internet fraud suspect arrested in Delta State

A 24-year-old lady has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) for her alleged involvement in a bitcoin scam.

Identified as Queen Jonathan, she was arrested on Friday, March 26, 2021, in Oghara, Delta State.

She said while she was interrogated that she disguised with the name, Sophia Rodriguez as a bitcoin expert on Instagram to defraud unsuspecting victims.

Items recovered from her include an Infinix Hot 8 mobile phone.

According to EFCC, the suspect has made a useful statement and will be arraigned in Court as soon as the investigation is completed.

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