POS Machine
POS Machine

According to a report by “weetalknaija blog in the early hours of today, a 26-year-old man, Damilola Arowolo has been apprehended by the Nigeria police force after he was caught swindling shop owners via fake bank alert”.

“Arowolo, a graduate from the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, was alleged to have serially manipulated the POS machines of shop owners in Akure, the Ondo state capital, while posing as a potential buyer”.

Owning as a lot because the crime, Arowolo, , mentioned that “he was lured into the illicit enterprise by one in each of his mates.
“I’ve solely been involved in this act for beneath three weeks”.

“What I do was that I normally stroll into any retailer with an ATM [card] which has no fund in it”.

“After inserting the cardboard in their POS, I immediately push a monetary establishment alert message to their cellphone.
“It was one in each of my mates that thought me the trick”.

While urging most of the people to take heed to who they transact enterprise with, the Ondo State Police Commissioner, Undie Adie, emphasised that investigation is on in the path of curbing the model new improvement.
“It has grow to be obligatory at this degree to alert members of most of the people to a model new approach being adopted by some con males to defraud people.

“These unscrupulous parts go to industrial outlets along with retailers, resorts and so forth and purchase gadgets and suppliers and ask to be allowed to pay through POS .

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“They then proceed to manage the POS and generate credit score rating alert with out the account being credited. A case in degree is that of 1 Arowolo Damilola ‘m’ 26yrs of age, of Ijoka Road Akure, who not too way back defrauded one Olusola Ayodeji through this system after purchasing for some wares from his shop.

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