The Lagos State Police Command has arrested five persons for allegedly stealing female underwear for ritual purposes.
Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana said: “On January 10, at about 08:00hrs, acting on information, operatives from Ojo Police Station arrested Chukwajekwu Eziigbo, 15, of Ilufe area Ojo, for stealing female underwear from a clothesline. The suspect confessed that for one year now, he had been stealing female underwear from different houses in Ojo and its environs. He further confessed that he usually handed over those stolen underwears to the following female suspects for a payment: Chidima Obietuake, 17, Chikwaka Chidima Jemfe, 17, Gold Enyinnaya ,23, and Akomas Amarachi 26, all of Ilufe area, Ojo.
“The suspects have been arrested and they confessed to the commission of the crime. Detectives recovered some stolen female underwear from the suspects. The investigation is ongoing, the suspects will be charged to court.”