Opeyemi Tosin, a 26-year-old serial burglar, has been arrested in Akure, the capital of Ondo State, for allegedly stealing 26 generators.
ThankGod James, 22, and Sodiq Segun, 23, were arrested beside him for allegedly assisting him in the sale of stolen generators.
Tosin stated he got into it after confessing to the crime at the state police headquarters. 5 months have passed.
The dry cleaner described how he commits the crime by first surveying the environment before returning to commit the crime. He further disclosed that his two co-conspirators were generator mechanics who were looking for purchasers for the stolen generators.
Bolaji Salami, the state’s Commissioner of Police, who also remarked on the arrest of the suspect, whom he described as a serial burglar, said 26 generators had been recovered from individuals to whom the suspect had sold them.