The police in Benin, have paraded a commercial cab driver, Clement Ogunsola, who was arrested for armed robbery.
But instead of taking his passenger to Odighi village, the suspect said he stopped at Ugbogiobo village, where he pointed his self-made gun at his victim and dispossessed her of her handbag where the money and phone were kept.
He confessed to have used N16, 500.00 to offset the hospital bills while N2, 000.00 was spent on the car.
Items recovered from him included a gun-shaped iron, the woman’s bag where the money was allegedly kept and a phone.
Edo Police spokesman, DSP Abiodun Osifo, said the suspect would be charged to court for armed robbery.