Operatives from the Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday arrested 32 persons suspected to be internet fraudsters in Ogun State.
The suspects were arrested at Liberty Estate, Laderin area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital during an early morning sting operation carried out by men of the commission.
According to the Spokesman of the Commission Tony Orilade the arrest followed a petition detailing their alleged fraudulent activities, including internet fraud through which they obtain money from unsuspecting victims.
Fourteen of them claimed to be undergraduates, while 18 others said they are self-employed in various vocations.
Items recovered from them include six exotic cars, laptops, mobile phones, several documents containing false pretences and fetish objects.