The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reported the arrest of Philips Orunmade a staff of a first generation bank that has been been on the run since November 2019
Philips Orunmade was said to be in charge of ATM gallery at a branch of the bank in Benin and made away with N18.9 million from the bank’s ATM.
He was arrested by the Benin Zonal Office of the EFCC in Lagos after he had been on the run and has been tracked for over 7 months.
According to the bank’s statement, the suspect was captured by the CCTV footage, walking into the ATM gallery. He then used a nylon bag to cover the CCTV before making away with the money.
The EFCC spokesman Dele Oyewale said on Tuesday that the suspect has made useful statements and will soon be charged to court,