A 29 year old man, Ben Nnamdi has been arrested by Police Command Headquarter Lagos Island, on Wednesday, 4th, 2020 after stabbing a thief to death.
It was gathered that Mr Ben was passing by when he observed a strange kind of follow up by this stranger behind him, and as a new person who just came to Lagos from Warri took action immediately.
He said to have heard a lot of cases where thieves will snatch people’s items and go away with it, since then, he has been going around with a pieces of broken bottle kept in his small shoulder bag.
The suspect, stabs this thief to death while attempting to collect his phone on the road. He took his phone on the floor and try to move before he was arrested by Patrol Security who are passing by.
According to reports, he was arrested, but pleaded not guilty as he claimed he acted on self defense.
The case is yet to be charged to court as the investigation is still on going.