A fake Soldier named Charles Adam has been nabbed and thrown inside Custody, after he was caught parading himself an officer of the Nigeria Military force in Ogun state.
According to Punch, The suspect was first spotted at Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, but he took on his heels on sighting a Military Van. They chased him and caught him as he tried to dive inside a bush.
The 39-year-old while confessing said he was hanging out on the road for an escort job.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi while confirming the news said:
“He confessed that he always dressed like that to escort vehicles as well as engage in some other illegal military duties.
“Giving his confession, the DPO quickly ordered that a search warrant be executed in his house, following which various incriminating items were recovered, such as two trousers, a belt, a cardigan, beret, fez cap, green mask, a boot and a havasask, all military colour”,
Also found in his possession, according to the statement, were five different identity cards, all carrying his passport photographs, as well as some other military documents.
He has been transferred to the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), Abeokuta, for discreet investigation.