Man faking madness caught with N250000 three iPhones and women’s underwear in Ogun
A man who is said to be faking madness has been caught in Ogun state with N250 000, three iPhones and women’s underwear. The public beat him after they found him in possession of the items.
Information received stated that the suspect, who stays under the bridge in Mowe, in the Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State, was caught answering a call on Thursday, July 29. This made residents start suspecting him as it is strange for a supposedly mad man to take calls.
According to Punch, residents asked where he got the phone from but he could not give a satisfactory answer, instead, he tried to escape.
Before he could make his way out of the area the residents searched him, that was when they discovered a sum of N250 000, three iPhones and women’s underwear in his possession. This discovery made the locales to descend on him and beat him up
One of the eyewitnesses identified as Ade told the press that he was placing a bet alongside his friends when they saw the suspect answering a call and they confronted him
“He had been at the Mowe bus stop for long and when some passers-by saw what we found on him, they pounced on him and beat him, the eye-witness said.
“We later handed him over to the police, but policemen at the Mowe Police Division said they could not accommodate a lunatic in their station. Only God knows who he was calling.”
According to a trader, the suspect was beaten because he refused to disclose who he was talking to on the phone
“When he was asked who he was talking to, he refused to talk; it was the annoyance that made people to start beating him and wondering where a lunatic got such amount of money, phones and women pants and bra from. This is an eye-opener to everyone in Mowe. Only God knows how many atrocities he has committed in Mowe.
“Probably he is working with ritualists because I don’t know where he got the money and the phones, and maybe the underwear belongs to women he raped or killed and sold their body parts.”