Stacks of US fifty and one hundred dollar bills in money bag

Enugu Police Command has arrested one Ezeala Ejike Prince for allegedly engaging in fake currency trafficking.
The young man, who resides at No 8 Ukpodinabia Street Ologo Uwani Enugu State, was nabbed on Tuesday following intelligence/information received that the suspect was in the habit of buying fuel at petrol stations with fake currency notes.
Prince was arrested according to a release from the police public relations unit by the operatives after the Command received valuable tips on his illicit activities.
The long arm of the law caught up with him when he sought to buy fuel with the said fake currency notes at a fuel station around New Haven axis of the state.
On interrogation, the suspect revealed how he allegedly bought thirty pieces of fake one thousand naira from one of his associates at the rate of Ten Thousand naira.
Further, it was gathered that the suspect was in the habit of using the alleged fake currency to buy fuel and other items as well.
Meanwhile, the suspect is now helping the operatives in their investigation just as twenty six pieces of alleged fake currency notes of one thousand naira denomination were recovered from him together with a motorcycle without registration number.

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