The Edo state police command has arrested 22-year-old girl identified as

Punch reports that Otaigbe and her alleged accomplice, one Eromosele Anaho, were picked up by security operatives.

According to the reports, Otaigbe who is a student of Accounting at the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, ‎allegedly conspired with Anaho and others still at large, to use her own account and Bank Verification Number to defraud bank customers.

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The State Commissioner of Police, Haliru Gwandu, said that the suspects operated as a syndicate.

He added that the suspects lured their victims through text messages requesting bank details to unblock their accounts.

Punch reports that Otaigbe received N20,000 as a commission after a bank customer was defrauded of N100,000.‎

The suspects will be charged to court at the end of investigations.