Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has paraded two men for various offences bordering on Stealing, obtaining under false pretence , impersonations and fraud.
The suspects Ademiluyi Ayodeji and Innocent Ekpo were arrested in separate locations after committed offences that are punishable under the law of the land.
According to spokes person of NSCDC Tolu Afolabi, Ademiluyi Ayodeji 36 has been parading himself as a medical doctor using his false status to defraud POS operators by sending fake alert to them and collect cash from the operators with an application on his phone that will trigger a call from his fake hospital that a patient needs his attention.
“The POS operator will then consider his status and allow him to go. Later the POS operator will discover that he or she has been duped.
He has been doing this within Ado Ekiti Metropolis defrauding over twenty five POS operators before men of Counter Terrorism Unit launched a manhunt for him with their dragnet which paid of when he was arrested yesterday
Preliminary investigation showed that he is not a doctor but an okada rider .
Afolabi added that Innocent Ekpako 26 was arrested in Ikom in Cross River state.
Innocent was alledged to have run away with a huge some of money belonging to his master in Ado Ekiti.
The suspect was a former employee of a store in Ado Ekiti where he worked as a sales representative before he was sent on an errand with some money which he did not return. He has disappeared into thin air until he was tracked, traced and arrested in Cross River state.
The two suspects confessed to the crime.
On this development, the state Commandant Mr. John Olatunde Fayemi has warned POS operators and shop owners in the state to be careful of their workers and customers as the state command has been inaundated with complaints bordering on POS fraud and stealing which is not too good for the state.