Abuja - An 18-year-old has been arrested after he made
specialised soaps and sold them as mobile phones to the public, Daily Post
Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad in Lagos arrested the
teenager during a routine patrol in the Ikoduru Motor Park while trying to
defraud a man.
The police command found other items such as fake phones, a
large amount of money, envelopes and cut to size cartons.
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The teen explained to police what he initially does is show
the victim the real phone and if they are interested in making a purchase, take
out the fake phone that has soap wrapped in it to make it heavy.
Police Public Relations Officer, Dolapo Badmus, has warned
individuals to be careful and not fall victim to con artists selling items on
The suspect has been taken to the Lagos Task Force for
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