The Dubai Police have arrested Hushpuppi, woodberry and other 10 cybercriminals who were planning a Dh1.6Billion fraud plan.
The operation dubbed Fox Hunt 2 arrested suspects for crimes commited outside the UAE which include money laundering, cyber fraud, hacking, impersonation, scamming individuals, banking fraud and identity theft.
The previous operation Fox Hunt 1 which was carried out in February took down an African gang of nine online scammers.
“The operation was carried out in a highly professional manner in terms of planning and execution as well as setting a zero hour to take down all gang members in the same time,” Major-General Khalil Ibrahim Al Mansouri, assistant commander-in-chief for Criminal Investigation
According to Major-General Khalil, the operation the operation prevented the gang from deceiving people around the world and stealing their money.
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