Cambodian police on September 8, 2016, arrested Nigerian national, Vincent Ikenna Uchechukwu, 37, and his Cambodian girlfriend, 27-year-old Sarim Kunthea, for cheating people and asking them to send money through Wing wire transfer. The pair were arrested at their rental apartment in Sonsom Kosol 5 village, sangkat Boeung Toumpoung.
The suspects revealed they duped victims through phone calls informing them that they had won various prizes. They would request money from their victims in order to release the prize money to them.
Uchechukwu and his accomplice were nabbed after unsuccessfully withdrawing $300 they had extorted from a woman through Wing money transfer.