Nigerian ‘romance scammers’ arrested in Patong

 Nigerian ‘romance scammers’ arrested in Patong

Bangla Road in Patong, Phuket. Photo: Kotokot82.



PHUKET: Two Nigerian men have been arrested in Phuket for allegedly swindling a Thai woman out of over than B100,000 in a so-called “romance scam”, Phuket Immigration Police announced this morning (June 21).

The two men – named by police as Okoro Ifeanyi Daniel and Ihegha Marcualey Ihiechri – were both arrested at a hotel on Nanai Rd in Patong last Saturday (June 15), Phuket Immigration Chief Col Kathathorn Kumthieng told a press conference at Phuket Immigration Office today.

Full story: thephuketnews.com

By Eakkapop Thongtub
The Phuket News



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