The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) has confirmed the arrest of a 29-year old man, Chigozie Ndubusi Kizzito for allegedly defrauding a German National to the tune of 10,000 Euros.
The Public Relations Officer of the Corps, Oadigbo Edwin who disclosed this to THE DAILY VENDOR in a statement on Monday, said the suspect allegedly defrauded the victim after meeting her on a dating site where a supposed relationship was consumed.
He said the case was being investigated.
He said, “Recall On the 29/4/2020 at about 1:pm,following a complaint by Barrister Jideofor Chinwuba Esq on behalf of his client Ms Oyeleke Patricia Magdalena ‘F’ a German on the alleged internet related fraud, NSCDC operatives through surveillance arrested one Chigozie Ndubusi Kizzito ‘m’ aged 29years from NdibeOkwu Mmuo NDI Ejezie Kindred Arondizuogu in Ideato North LGA of Imo State.
“Preliminary investigations however reveal that the suspect allegedly met the Victim in August 2019 on a dating site LESARION .com where a supposed relationship was consumed and from November 2019 till March 2020 defrauded the victim of 10,000 Euros.
“Suspect has equally made a voluntary confessional statement to the NSCDC.
Meanwhile, exhibits recovered from the suspect include transaction details of monies transferred to him from the victim, a copy of purported letter allegedly written to the German Embassy showing protesting his Visa Denial by the Embassy.
“Case under investigation after which, suspect would be handed over to Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC) for further investigation and prosecution.”