The police in Sango, Ogun State have arrested three bank account hacking suspects: Adebayo Oluwatosin, Obinna Abiogbe and Segun Adefunmi who allegedly hacked into the bank account of one Kolawole Sobande and stole N300,000.
Their arrest followed information received from a P.O.S operator who alerted the police that one of the suspects approached him to transfer the sum of N100,000 from an account to the operator’s account and handed the money over to him. But he could not provide an ID with the same name as that of the account.
The DPO Sango Division, CSP Godwin Idehia subsequently detailed his detectives to the scene where the suspects were arrested. The account owner was contacted, and he confirmed that the sum of #300,000 has been removed from his account.
The suspects thereon confessed been an internet fraudster who specialized in hacking into people’s bank account and siphon their money.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police CP Kenneth Ebrimson has ordered a full-scale investigation into the past activities of the suspects with the view to arraign them before a court of competent jurisdiction.