This fake soldier was arrested for shooting a tanker driver to death

Fake soldier

Olatunbosun Tunde, a notorious man who usually poses as a Nigerian Soldier has been arrested for allegedly killing a tanker driver at a carwash in Abeokuta.

He was arrested by the police in Ogun State.

After committing the crime on Saturday, April 29, he had been on the run until he was finally apprehended.

This was how it went down…

The fake soldier brought an unregistered Toyota Sienna car to an auto wash center for cleaning services in Leme area of Abeokuta.

An argument ensued between the fake soldier (Olatunbosun Tunde) and the tanker driver (Razaq), in which the suspect claimed that the vehicle Razaq was working on obstructed his own vehicle.

All of a sudden, the fake soldier who was already dressed in military camouflage knickers brought out a gun and shot the tanker driver at a close range and the boy died on the spot. He quickly rushed to his car and fled the scene.

The Commissioner of Police said that he placed his men on red alert and the police traced the suspect to the Republic of Togo and lured him back to Nigeria.

According to the Commissioner, preliminary investigations revealed that the suspect is a leader of a notorious armed bandit terrorizing Abeokuta and its environs.

His gang is said to be into snatching of vehicles, kidnapping and impersonating military officers to dupe unsuspecting members of the public.

It would interest you to know that the suspect is also a father of three.


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