Lagos - Contrary to earlier reports that star actor Kalu Ikeagwu was kidnapped, he was actually arrested by security agents following a robbery and homicide case, reports Encomium
The newly married actor, who returned home to his Gbagba Crescent flat, off College Road, around 8:30 pm on Monday, explained to his worried neighbors that his personal assistant bought a stolen phone from Computer Village in Ikeja, and the thieves reportedly killed one of the victims of the robbery.
He told neighbors that the crime happened in Abuja, and the phone was traced to Lagos by the security agents who later came for him since his address and name were used during the purchase.
Kalu Ikeagwu was said to have received a call from one of the police who had been waiting for him. And as soon as he stepped out of the gate, he was asked if indeed he was Kalu Ikeagwu, and he confirmed his identity.
He was politely invited, but was about arguing with them when they brought out their guns, and the Neighbors who had tried to step in, stood back as soon as they saw the guns. He was ferried away in a bus.
When he returned this evening, he went round neighbours to thank them and also explain what actually happened.
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