The Ogun police command said it had arrested a 16-yr-old boy , Adeniyi Muhammed for stealing and also recovered 14 used female pants from him.
DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Ogun Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) disclosed this in a statement issued in Abeokuta on Saturday.
According to Oyeyemi, the suspect was arrested following a report by one Amudalat Opaleye, a resident of Kano street Ayetoro.
” She had reported at Ayetoro police station that at about 6am of Tuesday 18th of August 2020, the suspect sneaked into her room and stole her pant, but while trying to sneak out, he was caught with the pant.
“Upon the report, the DPO Ayetoro, CSP Mobolaji Jimoh, detailed his detectives to the scene where the suspect was promptly arrested.
“A search warrant was executed in his dwelling house and another 14 used woman pants was recovered there.
“He has confessed to the commission of the crime but claimed that he was sent by somebody to get those pants for him. Effort is on top gear to get his so called accomplice arrested,” he said.
Meanwhile, the commissioner of police, CP Edward Ajogun, has directed that the suspect be transferred to the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation.