3 men Arrested for Stealing & attempting to sell Toyota Hilux for N20m

Detectives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a driver, Ortema Paul aged 41 within the Ojodu axis of Lagos State while on his way to sell off his employer’s 2021 Toyota Hilux pickup van for Twenty Million Naira.

Mr. Ortema was arrested alongside two other men, the police report said.

In the report, the PPRO, SP Benjamin Hundeyin said “The suspect was arrested on August 9, 2022 alongside his guarantor, Iorfa Paul ‘m’ aged 40 and Ojo Solomon ‘m’ aged 29 who was contracted to locate and disable the tracker in the vehicle.

“The arrest followed the launching of a swift investigation into the matter immediately a report of the stealing was received. Suspects will be arraigned at the end of investigation.

“All the suspects were arrested together in the vehicle while trying to sell it. The vehicle was bought brand new and is just three weeks old.

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