- A 75-year-old man in Edo state has been arrested for alleged armed robbery
- The old man is said to be a retired military man
- He is accused of supplying suspected armed robbers with guns
The Edo state police command has arrested a 75-year-old retired soldier, Jubrin Ugiagbe, for alleged armed robbery.
According to a Facebook user, Festus Alenkhe, who shared the news on his page, the ex-soldier was accused of supplying suspected armed robbers with guns.
NAIJ.com gathered that the former soldier allegedly received payment after every operation carried out by the suspected robbers.
Alenkhe wrote: “A 75 year old grandfather and retired soldier ,Jubrin Ugiagbe and two others have been arrested by men of the Edo state police command for alleged armed robbery. The ex-soldier is been squeezed for supplying the suspected armed robbers with the guns used in their Various opetations where financial returns were made after every operation...”
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