Operatives of the CIDG Manila Field Unit along with the KNPA, Bureau of Immigration and Eastern Police District took effect the INTERPOL Red Notice against a Korean national on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 3:00 PM at the Grove by Rockwell, Pasig City.
Authorities identified the said Korean national as 46-year-old KIM SEONGKU, a fugitive who has a standing Warrant of Arrest issued by Seoul Central District Court for the crime of Fraud by Use of Computer, Etc. which is in violation of Article 347-2 of the Criminal Act of the Republic of Korea.
Based on the information received from the Korean Counterpart, KIM SEONGKU is a member of a Korean syndicate who intruded on his victims’ blockchain accounts and stole around 142.7 Ethereums and 240 Bitcoins worth of cryptocurrencies equivalent to over Php613 million.
The CIDG will ensure that it will be relentless in exerting all efforts to hinder undesirable aliens from posing risk to public safety and security.