The prime suspect of petrol souvenir has been arrested and arraigned.
9Janewshub.com.ng reports that the Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of the prime suspect who distributed kegs of petrol as souvenirs at a party held at Havilah Events Centre, Victoria Island on 4th March, 2022.
The development according to a press statement signed by the state Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu maintained that the prime suspect was subsequently arraigned.
The suspect, according to a copy of the statement made available to 9Janewshub.com.ng maintained that Ogbulu Chidinma Pearl, was arraigned on a four-count charge of conduct likely to cause breach of peace, endangering human life by distributing combustible matter in a public gathering, intent to do harm to another and unlawfully carrying on the business of storage and containerizing petroleum product without permit.
Ogbulu was arraigned yesterday 14th March, 2022 at the Special Offences (Mobile) Court of Lagos State in the Ikeja Magisterial District, Holden at Oshodi.
Recall that following the viral video of distribution of petrol as souvenir recently, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Alabi, fdc, mnim, psc, had ordered the arrest of the suspect who was then at large.
The Commissioner of Police reiterates the Command’s commitment to protecting lives and property and further warns citizens against acts capable of endangering human lives.