Three suspected fraudsters claimed to be indigenes of Isialangwa in Abia state, who operate in Aba road, Umuahia met their Waterloo yesterday, when a lady whom they allegedly duped of N100,000 last week identified them.
According to AbiaBreakingNews the lady who was defrauded around FMC Umuahia’ raised alarm when she saw the suspects close to Nigerian prison Afara on Keke and attracted the attention of the prisons armed personnel on guard.
It was discovered that the suspects had with them a lady whom they had captured and are taking her to their hide out to defraud .
It gathered that over 200 passersby wanted to burn the suspects alive, but the officer in charge of the prison Mr. valinc obizue ACP and Abia state armed square commander Onwuka A. A (SP) timely arrested the situation by ensuring that the angry mob did not lynch the dupers.
The suspects were arrested and handed over to the state CID Umuahia were the confessed working for their kingpin name withheld .
The lady in their group confess that she was dupe and the only condition given to her to recover her money was to join the group.
Both the witness who was duped last week and the lady they were about to dupe were taken to the state CID Umuahia where they are making further statement to the police.
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