Police in Narok County are holding a man believd to be the mastermind of a network of fraudsters siphoning money from bank accounts.
Nelson Kipkemoi, 22, was yesterday arrested by banking fraud detectives from his hideout in Mulot, Narok county.
According to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations(DCI), the suspect was linked to an underground web of fraudsters that has been siphoning money from bank accounts belonging innocent Kenyans.
“The suspect targeting bank accounts operated by a leading bank in the country, is reported to have fraudulently acquired money from accounts belonging to 481 customers, who are on mobile banking platforms,” stated DCI.
The swindling has seen the disappearance of over Sh45 million.