Security guard at University of Calabar, UNICAL have arrested one Kinghope Ubi, for using a dummy gun to threaten students and snatching their phones.
The suspect was arrested on Thursday March 3, at the ICT Centre of the university, after leading his two friends to point the dummy gun at Akomaye Ephraim and collecting his Tecno Camon 16 Premium phone valued at ₦108,000.
When interrogated, he confessed that he is not a student of the school, that he was visiting his girlfriend who is a student of UNICAL, and thereafter, he decided to snatch some phones from students, adding that the dummy gun is no he’s, that his friend gave him the dummy gun to point at students and collect their phones.
After arresting him, they found a passport of him wearing Nigeria Customs Service uniform. He told newsmen that he was dismissed from the Customs Service in 2021.
The suspect was handed over to the Anti-Kindapping and Cultism Squad of the Police for further action.