The police in Lagos state have arrested a 22-year-old married lady, Sulyiat Badmus, for stealing her boss, Shukurat Opeoluwadu’s five-month-old baby in the Odoguyan space of Ikorodu in the state on September 27th.
Parading the suspect earlier than newsmen in the state command’s headquarters immediately, the commissioner of police, Edgal Imohimi, stated the suspect had utilized to be an apprentice on the toddler’s mom’s store. Edgals stated Sulyiat whisked the baby away when she seen the neighbor, a 50-year-old lady, whom the mom left the kid with so she might go hawk the native herbs she sells, grew to become distracted.
“Sensing that Amosun was busy exterior her room, the suspect sneaked in and stole the baby. She absconded thereafter. After directing the anti-kidnapping squad to take cost of the matter, investigation led to the arrest of the suspect at Sabo in Ikorodu. The baby was rescued from her and has been reunited with her mother and father. The suspect has confessed to the crime and on conclusion of investigation, all individuals concerned in this dastardly act might be prosecuted.“ Edgal stated
When interrogated, Sulyiat stated she had been married for some years now with out a youngster of her personal. In keeping with her, a herbalist had instructed her she’s going to by no means conceive and that led to her being determined to have a baby. She blamed the satan for her act and requested for forgiveness.