Ifeanyi Odieze Ezenagu is now in Police net following his arrest by detectives of Surulere Division of the Lagos State Police Command.
The 34-year-old suspect was arrested for allegedly robbing six women of their belongings.
According to a statement signed by the Lagos State Police Command Spokeperson, Benjamin Hundeyin, the suspect robbed the women of their 3 iPhones 12, 2 iPhones 11 Pro Max, 1 iPhone XR, one Nokia phone, one wristwatch and one gold necklace, with a total value of N2,368,000, after he lured them to a hotel, where he laced their drinks, resulting in their falling into a deep slumber.
According to the statement, preliminary investigations revealed that the suspect has no fixed address but lures women to different hotels where he drugs and robs them. Investigations further reveal that he has robbed over 30 women since he ventured into this crime.
“While the stolen items have all been recovered before he could dispose of them, investigation is on to apprehend receivers of stolen items he works with. Suspects will be arraigned at the end of investigation.”
He said the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, CP Abiodun Alabi, assures all residents of Lagos that the command will continue to work towards the decimation of crime and criminality in the Centre of Excellence.
“He equally enjoins Nigerians to be vigilant and report any suspicious happening to security agencies,” he added.