Five suspected internet fraudsters were on Wednesday arrested by operatives of the Port Harcourt zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
The suspects were arrested in an early morning operation along New Airport Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
This was disclosed in a statement by the EFCC Spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren.
Uwujaren gave the names of the suspects to include: Raymond Poi; Kelvin Okonofua; Anderson Aforke Adjukpa, Marvellous Ahre and Chijioke Amadi, were arrested based on verified intelligence about their suspicious involvement in internet- related fraud.
He said, “Items recovered from the suspects include five iPhones; four Android phones; one Nokia Java phone; one Dell Laptop; two iMac apple Laptop and two ash- coloured Toyota Camry cars.
“They will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.”