21-year-old man detained for allegedly stealing his boss’s automobile to pay for his overseas migration

Temple Samuel, age 21, was detained by Lagos Rapid Response Squad (RRS) agents for allegedly stealing his boss’ Lexus ES 330 vehicle.

The defendant, Benjamin Bassey, age 32; Chukwuemeka Okorie, age 29; and Joshua Agboche, age 37, who had conspired with him to get rid of the car, were all captured in the Ogba neighborhood of Lagos State.

According to the investigation, the suspect, who works at his boss’ car wash in Egbeda, drove the car to Bassey’s house in Ikeja in the middle of the night while carrying his boss’ iPhone X and iPhone 13. He also transferred N75,000 fraudulently from his boss’s account.