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Lottery scammer nabbed in St James

Published:Wednesday | February 24, 2021 | 9:32 AM
According to the police, numerous credit and debit card information, scamming-related conversations, among other personal information, were found on his cell phones.

Detectives attached to the St James Lottery Scamming Task Force on Tuesday charged a man with possession of identity information with intent and possession of an access device following an operation in Coral Gardens in the parish.

The man has been identified as 22-year-old Lance Brown of Olin Deer Crescent, Montego West Village in St James.

The police report that between 10:30 a.m., and 2:30 p.m., a team carried out a raid at Brown’s house and an onsite analysis was done on his two cell phones.

According to the police, numerous credit and debit card information, scamming-related conversations, among other personal information, were found.

He was subsequently arrested and charged.

Brown’s court date is being finalised.

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