A night guard, identified as Adewale Adegbenro, has been arrested in Ogun state after he allegedly broke into his employer’s home and made away with pieces of jewelry worth 15million Naira.
Reports have it that the suspect, who was arrested by the state-owned So-Safe Corps, committed the crime in December 2021. He was, however, arrested on Monday, January 24, 2022.
Confirming his arrest in a statement, Moruf Yusuf, the corps’ spokesperson, said,
“The So-Safe Corps was contacted by Force CIID Annex, Alagbon, Lagos State that one Mr. Adewale Adegbenro, popularly known as Akilapa, has been declared wanted for burgling into the residence of his employer who employed him as a night guard at Adigbe, Abeokuta.
He carted away gold and jewelry worth N15million since December 14, 2021. He was finally apprehended somewhere in Odeda after he was closely monitored by officers of the corps.”