A 30-year-old man, Obinna Okafor, who specializes in robbing users of Automated Teller Machines, has been apprehended by males of the Anambra state police command.
Parading the suspect earlier than newsmen yesterday November 22nd, the spokesperson of the state, Haruna Mohammed, mentioned Okafor was arrested on the Nnewi department of Entry Financial institution by policemen on patrol.
“The suspect specialises in duping unsuspecting victims round Automated Teller Machine centres by swapping their ATM playing cards with different stolen playing cards in his possession. Operatives hooked up to the Nnewi Space Command, whereas on surveillance patrol round Entry Financial institution, Nnewi, arrested one Obinna Okafor, 30 years, of Enugu-Ezike in Enugu State. He was arrested whereas withdrawing cash utilizing an ATM card stolen from a medical pupil in Nnewi.” he mentioned
Eight completely different ATM playing cards and the sum of N120,000 withdrawn from his final sufferer’s account was discovered on him on the level of his arrest.
Haruna mentioned Okafor could be charged to court docket after investigation have been concluded.