A total of nine exotic cars were on Monday, recovered from 31 suspected internet fraudsters, popularly known as “Yahoo Boys” after they were arrested at their hideouts in Benin, by operatives of the Benin zonal command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC in Edo State.
This was contained in a statement made available to FREEDOM SUNRISE NEWS by Spokesman of EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren.
The statement said the cars and other items recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest include – Lexus ES 300, Mercedes Benz GLK 350, Lexus RX330, Lexus RX350, Lexus RX330, Three (3) Mercedes Benz C300, Mercedes Benz C350 4Matic; laptops and mobile phones.
The statement also revealed the names of the suspects to include, Chukwu Onyekachi, Augustine Omokaro Isreal, Franklin Ozoma, Kelly Osaretin, Uyi Eric, Aruna Charles Destiny, Osakpalor Joseph, Ogiamon Nosa, Otaru Praise Tobi, Lucky Tejiri, Clinton Amanemiye, Bright Omokhua, Aisosa Enobahkre, Imariable Aisosa Collins, Osamede Egboiy Nicholas, Louis Ekharuyi, Omokhua Destiny and Omagbon Friday Harry.
Others are Freedom Ovie, Daniel Ogbemudia, James Collins Oghenetega, Imalele Tony, Sunday Etim Peter, Nosakhare Uyi, Obi Emeka, Joseph Etim Peter, Favour Aigbiedo, Greater Omosivie, Humphery Omosivie, Leonard Ovie and David Osarere.
According to the statement, the suspects have made useful statements and will be arraigned in court as soon as the investigation is concluded.