The men of Ogun police command has arrested a 22 year old vulcanizer , Dele Ope for stealing a pant belonging to her client.
DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), disclosed this in a statement issued in Abeokuta on Sunday.
Oyeyemi explained that the suspect was arrested following a report by a woman (name withheld) who reported at Warewa police division of her missing pant.
According to the PPRO the woman had discovered that her car tyre had been deflated when she was about to go out which was the reason she invited the vulcanizer to fix the tyre.
“After fixing the tyre and left, she discovered that her pant that was spread on a rope within the compound is missing.
“Since the vulcanizer was the only person who came to the compound, she went round in search of him but he was no where to be found.
“Upon the report, the DPO Warewa division , SP Folake Afeniforo , detailed detectives to the area where the suspect was traced and arrested. His house was quickly searched and the woman’s pant was recovered there in.
“On interrogation, the suspect confessed stolen the pant with the intention of taking it to an herbalist for money making ritual,” he said.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Kenneth Ebrimson , had ordered that the suspect be charged to court as soon as investigation was concluded.