Sunday, May 20, 2012

Jamaica lottery scam mastermind arrested

Police yesterday reported a major achievement in their crackdown on the lucrative lottery scam, saying that one of the masterminds was among 28 persons arrested during raids in St James and Hanover.
According to Superintendent Leon Clunis, head of the task force set up to dismantle the lottery scam, the mastermind, a well-known political activist, was held in the upscale Coral Gardens community in St James.
“It was a very successful operation,” Superintendent Clunis said, adding that a Lexus motor car belonging to the alleged mastermind was among 11 vehicles