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Nigerian Arrested For Duping People On Facebook

  • The accused identified as Arthur Okeke alias Arthur Akunne
  • Arthur is a Nigerian national and was living in Shiv Vihar area of New Delhi
  • The police team is looking for the other accused involved in the crimes

Source: Indo-Asian News Service

Delhi-Police

Delhi-Police

Delhi Police Have Arrested A Nigerian National In Various Cases Of Cheating Which Involved Luring Victims On Facebook.

The accused identified as Arthur Okeke alias Arthur Akunne along with his associates would trap people by interacting with them on Facebook.

Arthur is a Nigerian national and was living in Shiv Vihar area of New Delhi, the police said.

“Arthur’s associates would initially interact with the target on Facebook and when the target began to trust him they would claim to be stuck in the customs checking while entering India,” a senior police officer said.