Ogun Security Night Guard, Adewale Adegbenro, Steals his employer’s jewelry worth ₦15m

A security night guard in Adigbe, Abeokuta, Ogun state, has been arrested by the So-Safe Corps, for allegedly breaking into the home he was employed to guard, and stealing jewelries worth millions of naira.



He broke into his employer’s home on December 14, 2021, stole the items, quit his job and has been on the run since. But luck finally ran out him when he was apprehended on Monday by the State-owned So-Safe Corps.


Confirming his arrest in a statement, Moruf Yusuf, the corps’ spokesperson, said:



“The So-Safe Corps was contacted by Force CIID Annex, Alagbon, Lagos State that one Mr Adewale Adegbenro, popularly called Akilapa, has been declared wanted….


for burgling into the residence of his employer who employed him as a night guard at Adigbe, Abeokuta.


“He carted away gold and jewelry worth N15million since December 14, 2021. He was finally apprehended somewhere in Odeda after he was closely monitored by officers of the corps.”


He added that the suspect has been transferred to the Force CIID Annex, Alagbon, Lagos State for further investigation and likely prosecution.


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