Meet The American Yahoo-Boy
A 67 year old American Michael Neu of Slidell, Louisiana who is an email fraudster has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a “Nigerian prince” scam that defrauded people of thousands of dollars.
The ‘Nigerian prince’ heavily involved in scams, obtaining money and wiring funds.
Michael Neu was arrested and charged with 269 counts of wire fraud and money laundering by sending emails to people and then claiming to be a Nigerian Prince who claims they are beneficiary of a large sum of money — but in order to receive their “inheritance” they must first send him their bank account details. Police say people fall for these scams.
He now faces 269 counts of wire fraud and money laundering, according to the Slidell Police Department.