Woman in custody for suspected lottery scamming

August 13, 2017

Detectives assigned to the Lottery Scam Task Force arrested a woman for suspected breaches of the Law Reform (Fraudulent Transactions) (Special Provisions) Act following operations in Orange district, St James today.

Reports are that between the hours of 11 a.m., and 4:30 p.m., a premises was searched where several items of electronics and documents with identity information of persons living overseas were found. She was taken into custody.

Her identity is being withheld pending further investigations.