Nollywood filmmaker, Seun Egbegbe, who was arrested sometime last year over stealing about nine(9) iPhone from a store at the Computer Village in Lagos, has been arrested again for trying to defraud a Bureau de Change operator.
According to reports, the filmmaker allegedly dressed as a doctor and attempted to defraud a Bureau de Change operator of foreign currency worth over N6million.
According to the Lagos State Police Command Public Relations Officer, Dolapo Badmus, in a statement titled “Arrest of Fraudsters” she said;
“Today (yesterday) at about 1p.m., one Seun Karim, a.k.a. Egbegbe, and one Ayo Oyekan, disguised as the MD of Gbagada General Hospital and the other as a patient.
“They lured one Alhaji Isa Adamu and Abdullahi Haruna, both Bureau de Change members, from different locations, that they needed US9,000 dollars and £3,000 pounds.
“The unsuspecting victims brought same to the suspects at the hospital, where they collected the said amount and attempted to escape with the money.
“The victims raised alarm and subsequently the suspects were arrested by the policemen attached to the hospital.
“Further to the arrest of the fraudsters, many members of the bureau de change are trooping to the office with similar complaint against the suspects.”