27, has been arrested by the Oyo State Police Command for allegedly
breaking into the house of his former boss in Lagos and making away with
a Jeep, jewellery, money, among other valuables.
Abiodun Odude, said Aderibigbe and Rafiu attempted to cover their tracks
at the scene of the robbery by destroying a Closed Circuit Television
camera installed on the premises before heading to a hideout in the
Apete area of Ibadan, Oyo State.
house at night and carted away several valuable property, including the
victim’s Sorenzo Kia Jeep, with number plate, MUS 809 DA, in which the
stolen valuables were taken away. To cover their tracks, the suspects
vandalised a CCTV camera installed in the house and made away with the
are one Samsung iPad, a Samsung S4, itel mobile telephones, expensive
perfumes, and four pieces of fabric.”
Aderibigbe, said he was familiar with the security system in the house
having worked with the owner while on industrial training at her
thought it was an opportunity for me to loot the house. I knew where
the keys were kept and because I studied mechanical engineering, I know
how to work on CCTVs to evade being caught.
the house to steal the items. I would not have stolen the car, but I
needed it to transport the items we stole. I intended to sell the
jewellery and other items, but I did not know what to do with the car.”