Police arrest suspect who uses charms to POS operators in Anambra. to cheat

Police officers in Anambra state have arrested a criminal suspect who specialized in using charms to defraud Point Of Service (POS) operators in the state.

State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, who revealed this in a statement in Awka on Thursday, said the suspect, Chisom Nweke, age 26, a resident of Umuawulu, Awka South Local Government Area, was arrested along Amawbia roundabout , in the same municipal area.

According to Tochukwu, the suspect has confessed to using charms to defraud POS operators within Awka and the surrounding area.

He said the arrest was made on Thursday, September 15 at about 9:00 am.

He said preliminary investigations show that the suspect cut white papers the size of money and gave them to the POS operator for security. Efforts are underway to arrest other gang members.


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