The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have secured yet another one year jail term conviction of a final year student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso for defrauding his victim of $104,500.
The convict who was arrested after an intelligence report of a fraud syndicate in lekki, lagos state.
The convict, who resides at Brownstone Estate, Ikate, Elegushi, presented himself as Burton J. Smith, an American, to defraud his victims.
While using the identity of Smith, an ex-military personnel, Abiola scammed Courtney Selina Kaye, who sent money to him by selling $104,500 bitcoin from her wallet on localbitcoin website in 2019.
The EFCC arraigned him on a one-count amended charge bordering on possession of fraudulent documents containing false pretence.