Scam artiste, Seun Egbegbe, who was arrested last week while attempting to dupe a Bureau de Change operator of N10 million in Gbagada General hospital, will remain in Police custody at Area H command, Ogudu in Lagos state until investigations were concluded, the Police has said.
Spokesperson of the Lagos state Police command, Dolapo Badmus, revealed that the police is keeping him in detention as it conducts a detailed investigation into his case since it he appears to be a habitual suspect.
Seun was recently apprehended at the Computer village, Ikeja, Lagos while trying to steal brand new iPhones. “He’s still in custody. We are doing extensive investigation. This is looking like a habitual suspect. We’re giving this one an extensive investigation. Yes, he’s still in custody” she said.
She added that he will not be charged to court anytime soon due to the extended investigations. “Yes, until the investigation is over. We have sought the court’s consent to extend his detention,” she added.
The court case against the movies marketer for stealing the iphones comes up on Wednesday February 8th.