Police operatives in India have arrested two Nigerian men for allegedly posing as ‘love sp£ll casters’ to defr@ud a female Indian doctor of N6.6 million (Rs 12.45 lakh).
The suspects, identified as Okwuchukwu, 41, and Obiwuru Jonathan Uzaka, 35, allegedly claimed that they could provide solutions to the doctor’s love problems.
The suspects, both residents of Uttam Nagar in Delhi allegedly carried out the sc@m in collaboration with two others identified as Michala Ajunda and one Daniel who have been declared wanted by the police.
According to Indian Express, the victim who was going through difficult times in her life chanced upon the Nigerians after she searched for “love sp£ll caster,” online.
The lady, an ophthalmologist, told the police that when she contacted the accused, they informed her that they were “love sp£ll casters” from Uganda and can perform prayers that will solve her love problems.
The police in a statement said, “The complainant who was seeking a solution to her love life problems and professional success had searched online for “love sp£ll caster” and got the phone number of the fr@udsters, she told police in her complaint.
Based on her complaint, the police lodged a case and collected technical evidence. A special team led by Inspector J Narender Goud rushed to Delhi, arrested the accused and brought them to Hyderabad on transit remand.
The four accused came from Nigeria to India for a cloth business, but devised a plan to ch£at gullible citizens to make money after they s¥ffered loses in their business.
The accused persons also opened bank accounts through brokers and posted advertisements on social media platforms and Google along with their phone numbers offering services in astrology, love sp£ll cast, and solutions for life’s problems.”