A man identified as Kingsley Chukwu has been rearrested 24 hours after he was released from a prison in Ogun state. The man had reportedly been rearrested for stealing a motorcycle.
It was gathered that Onipanu Police station in Otta, had received a distressed call, reporting the incident. The suspect was reported to have posed as a passenger when he knocked the rider unconscious and stole his motorcycle.
Police operatives had immediately launched a search for the suspect and apprehended him while his alleged accomplice escaped.
Man gets rearrested for stealing 24 hours after prison release in Ogun state Photo: Instagram/Depositphotos
According to reports, the victim of the attack was immediately rushed to the hospital for emergency care. He is also reported to be responding to treatments well.
The suspect’s arrest had caused a stir on social media with many wandering why he would be released only to commit another crime.