The suspect said he wanted to sell the vehicle for 1,000,000 naira so he would collect the cash he expected to advance his music career.
The Police have caught a 23-year-old understudy of the Federal College of Education (Technical) Akoka recognized as Dare Williams for grabbing a vehicle from a hailing administration driver after he uncovered that he carried out the wrongdoing since he required the assets to include top Nigerian artistes, Davido and Runtown. to feature top Nigerian artistes, Davido and Runtown.
Williams, who said he is a music artist, tricked his companion, Bethel Chukwuocha, 18, to grab a Toyota Corolla vehicle from the driver, Clement Aniegbe, on Monday night.
Armed with a kitchen knife, the suspects who ordered a ride from Lekki to Gbagada said they threatened the driver with the weapon and sedatives to abandon the vehicle and his mobile phone.
Williams said his plan was to sell the vehicle for a million naira so he would raise the money he needed to advance his music career. He told reporters that he resorted to robbery after going round for help but got none.
Commissioner of Police (CP) Hakeem Odumosu, confirmed the incident and said the suspect was arrested on Tuesday, December 22.