TWO MEN STEAL TAXI AFTER GIVING DRIVER SUYA LACED WITH SLEEPING DRUGS

Precious Igbonwelundu

 

THE police in Lagos are on the trail of two men who allegedly drugged a hailing service driver and made away with his Toyota Camry car.

It was gathered that the victim Christian Adu picked up the men at Ikotun and took them to a hotel Heaven Hotel at First Avenue in Festac Town on February 14.

At the hotel, the suspects allegedly bought suya, spiced grilled beef, and a drink for Adu which he ate not knowing the items were drugged with sleeping pills.

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According to the victim, he dozed off shortly after eating the items only to wake up and discover that his car with registration number BDG172FU and mobile phone had gone.

Police spokesman Bala Elkana confirmed the incident, adding that efforts were on to arrest the men.

The police also arrested a 25-year-old man Victor Adiku for allegedly raping and impregnating a teenager in Bariga.

The suspect was arrested yesterday around Bariga Market after being on the run for about three months.

 

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