Dozens of South Korean scammers snared in Manila

Friday, May 19, 2017

Twenty-five South Koreans, including 12 who are sought for crimes back home, have been arrested in Manila for engaging in Internet fraud or illegal online gambling. Media reports from Manila said they were arrested Wednesday at a posh condominium following the arrest of four other South Koreans for alleged fraud and voice phishing.

The National Bureau of Investigation also presented to the media today five Koreans (pictured), arrested for running a website for illegal online sports betting and casino gambling in an upscale area.