The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Uyo zone, have arrested two music producers and four others for their alleged involvement in cyber crimes in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
The music producers are identified as John Obot and Odok Valentine, while the others include; Emdiong Iwoenang ; Christian Alvan Okechukwu, Innocent Japhet and Edem Uwana.
The suspects were arrested recently at their apartment located on 3 Ring Road, off Shelter Afrique, Uyo. Items recovered from them, at the time of the arrest included; five laptops; 11 mobile phones; one grey -coloured Mazda 3, a black- coloured Lexus ES 350 and a silver- coloured Toyota Camry car. Forensic analyses of the 5 laptops and 11 phones recovered from them, revealed evidences of their various levels of involvement in cyber crimes.
Due to the incriminating evidences against them, they all owned up and made confessional statements. They will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.