Dubai Police has extradited suspected cybercriminals, Raymond Igbalode Abbas, who is also known as Hushpuppi, and Olalekan Jacon Ponle, also known as Woodberry, to the United States of America.
Dubai Police revealed, in a statement that suspected Nigerian fraudsters, Huspuppi and Woodberry, have been extradited to the United States after they were arrested in Dubai for allegedly committing multiple money-laundering and cybercrimes.
In a statement released by the Dubai Police, they revealed that FBI’s Director, Christopher Wray, sent a statement thanking the Dubai Police for their cooperation.
Statement by the Dubai Police reads:
“The Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Christopher Wray, has praised the exceptional efforts exerted by the United Arab Emirate, represented bu the Dubai Police General HQ, in combating transnational organised cybercrime including the recent arrest of Raymond Igbalode Abbas, known as “Hushpuppi” and Olalekan Jacon Ponle aka “Woodberry” who were taken down in operation “Fox Hunt 2”.
“Mr Wray also extended his appreciations to Dubai Police for their cooperation in extraditing the wanted criminals, who committed money-laundering and multiple-cybercrimes, to the United States.