Three Nigerian men and their Thai feminine accomplices have been arrested over involvement in a multi-milkion baht romance scams in Thailand.
Briefing journalists throughout a information convention on the werkend, Thai Crime buster Pol Maj Gen Surachate Hakpal gave the names of the Nigerian suspects as Oli Ifeanyi, Samson Orji and Orubor Kingsley Nosa.
They’ve been variously charged with fraud and unlawful entry after their scamming actions.
The men had used social media to trick Thai girls into wiring cash to them.
Victims had been swindled by as little as 30,000 baht and as a lot as 2 million baht after they had been promised gold, cash and jewellery.
The Thai girls are 34 yr previous Surairat Sapsang and Kanyaphat Bunlam, 26.
The arrests adopted a grievance filed with Muang police station in Kamphaeng Phet province with injury price about 35,000 baht, and one other grievance filed with Muang police station in Rayong province, with 79,500 baht in injury.
Surachate, often called Massive Joke in the Thai media – was main a police process power often called TACTICS – Thailand’s ACtion Taskforce for Data expertise Crime Suppression.
Police from Beung Kam, Phayathai, Patthalung, Phuket and Rayong had been concerned.