09 Jun Union Omaha’s Abdul Osumanu pleads not responsible in on-line romance rip-off case
A participant on Omaha’s professional soccer team has pleaded not responsible to federal fees accusing him of utilizing a web based romance rip-off to swindle folks out of greater than $214,000.
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Abdul Osumanu, 24, of Ghana, entered the pleas remotely Tuesday in a West Virginia federal court docket to 2 counts of mail fraud, two counts of wire fraud, cash laundering conspiracy and receipt of stolen cash, the Omaha World-Herald reported.
Osumanu is a beginning defender for the Union Omaha skilled soccer team, however has not participated in practices or video games since he was arrested Could 27.
Investigators have stated Osumanu and one other man created a faux on-line profile in 2017, pretending to be a girl and convincing two folks to ship cash