The Nigerian Prince Strikes Again

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The Nigerian Prince Strikes Again

Postby Slim » Mon Aug 01, 2016 10:42 am

Interpol Arrests Nigerian Accused in $60 Million Cybercrime


A Nigerian accused of scamming $60 million from companies around the world through fraudulent emails has been arrested after months of investigation, Interpol and Nigeria's anti-fraud agency said Monday.

One target paid out $15.4 million, according to a statement from Interpol.

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Re: The Nigerian Prince Strikes Again

Postby MzFish » Mon Aug 01, 2016 1:12 pm

"The ringleader of a global scamming network, identified only as a 40-year-old known as Mike, was arrested along with a 38-year-old accomplice in Nigeria's oil capital, Port Harcourt, in June, said the statement. He is on administrative bail, which implies that officers do not yet have enough evidence to charge him in court." :dblfinger:

Disturbing at best...
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