STUDENTS FACE COURT IN ALLEGED MONEY LAUNDERING

Two tertiary school students will be produced at the Suva Magistrates Court for their alleged involvement in a money laundering case.

The two a 23 and 24 year old have been charged with 5 and 10 counts of money laundering respectively.

It is alleged the two sometimes between Christmas and New Year last year had hacked into a bank system and transferred a total of $24,000 from two separate accounts.

The Fiji Police Cyber Crime Unit had been tasked with investigating the matter the result of which are the two accused being formally charged this morning.

However there are others also alleged to be involved in the same case and the investigation is continuing.

The two are expected to be produced this afternoon.

FIJI POLICE