Four men charged in Nigeria email scam

A quartet of suspected email scammers, three of them Nigerian citizens, could face scores of years in prison if convicted on fraud and conspiracy charges, the U.S. Justice Department said Thursday.

A grand jury in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Wednesday charged Nnamdi Chizuba Anisiobi, Anthony Friday Ehis, Kesandu Egwuonwu and another unnamed defendant with one count of conspiracy, eight counts of wire fraud and one count of mail fraud. Anisiobi also faces one count of bank fraud. Four men charged in Nigeria e-mail scam | Tech News on ZDNet

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