Operatives of Enugu state police command have arrested two young men for allegedly illegally transferring money from accounts of victims who they stole phones from. According to reports, the suspects specialize in stealing of phones and then using the sim card details to hack into the victim’s account before transferring money from the account.
The two men who gave their names as Ogbu Emmanuel Abuchi and Mba Christain, confessed that they a gang of three groups. One of the groups specialize in stealing of the phones while another specializes in getting the BVN of the stolen sims and hacking the account number. The third specializes in withdrawing the money.
Over 30 stolen sim cards were recovered from them. Both suspects who are reported to be regretting their actions, blamed on peer pressure.