The police in Lagos State have arrested a 39-year old fake army captain, Andy Teddy Edwards, for armed robbery.
The fake soldier, who posed as a modeling agent, would invite ladies for auditioning and then rob them of their cars and valuables at gunpoint.
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He was arrested following an investigation that was launched after one of his victims reported the robbing of her Lexus RX330 SUV.
When contacted, Lagos State command’s spokesman, Benjamin Hundeyin, said investigation led to the recovery of one Ford Edge SUV with registration number: KRD 276 EG, one sewing machine, one POS machine with six SIMs, two pairs of military camouflage uniform and one number plate – AFL 469 GD in the suspect’s house.
He said while investigation continued, the owner of the Ford SUV was urged to come forward to claim same.