A Louisiana Man Has Been Arrested in “Nigerian Prince” Email Scam

You know that Nigerian prince who’s always sending you emails promising to trade your bank account information for some sort of mysterious inheritance? Good news! They finally got him. Police say Michael Neu, a 67-year-old Louisiana man bilked people out of thousands of dollars using the notorious scam. Neu was arrested Thursday following an 18-month investigation. He is facing 269 counts of wire fraud and money laundering. Police say he acted as the “middle man,” getting money from victims and transferring it to accomplices in Nigeria, in hundreds of email and phone scams. This video was produced by YT Wochit News using

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