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Alleged St Elizabeth lottery scammer busted while in custody

Published:Tuesday | February 10, 2015 | 9:31 AM

A 21-year-old St Elizabeth man is to appear in the Black River Resident Magistrate's Court tomorrow on lottery scamming charges.

Alshane Wilson of Whitehall in St Elizabeth was busted while in custody at the Black River Police Station in relation to another charge last Thursday.

According to the police, he was searched by members of the Proactive Investigations Team and found with two cellular phones containing the identity information of persons living overseas.

Wilson was yesterday charged with breaches of the Law Reform (Fraudulent Transaction) (Special Provisions) Act 2013.

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