POLICE NAB LADY WITH TEENAGER FOR ALLEGED ARMED ROBBERY
A 29-year-old lady, Chioma Okafor, was on Friday, November 25th, arrested by operatives of Ogun State Police Command while allegedly carrying out a robbery operation with a 19 years old man, Nweke Joshua at Adesan area of Mowe.
The suspects were arrested following a distress call received by the operatives at Mowe divisional headquarters at about 9:30 pm, that armed robbers had invaded a provisional store, owned by one Johnson Nwokoro at Safari Junction Adesan and dispossessing the owner of the day's sales.
The operatives mobilized to the scene where the two suspects were apprehended.
The suspects went to the shop and pretended like customers, but they suddenly brought out guns and ordered the shop owner to hand over all money in his possession to them. He said luck ran out of them when police and so-safe corpsmen arrived at the scene before they could escape.
On searching them, it was discovered that the suspects that came to rob the shop with toy guns that looked perfectly like original pistols.
The 19 years old Nweke Joshua, confessed that Chioma Okafor came up with the idea of carrying out the robbery operation in order to have some money.
He stated further that Chioma also bought the two toy guns they used for the operation.