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Criminal Mind 27-yr-old man arrested for robbing prostitute after sex in Benin

An 27-year-old man has been arrested in Edo State for robbing a prostitute after having sex with her.

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A prostitute in her brothel play

A prostitute in her brothel


A 27-year-old man identified as Monday Efe, has been arrested by the Edo State Police Command. for allegedly robbing a prostitute after he had sex with her at a brothel in Benin, the state capital.

It was gathered that the suspect had approached the commercial sex worker at a brothel in Ofunmwegbe town where he demanded her services and after they had negotiated the price and reached an agreement, she took him to her room and they had sex.

After the first round, Efe reportedly pulled out a gun and ordered his sex partner to surrender all the valuable items in her possession to him, after threatening to kill her if she refused.

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It was after he had robbed her of her valuables and had left the premises of the brothel that she raised the alarm, leading to the arrest of the suspect by some policemen and a vigilance group operatives in the area.

The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Osifo Abiodun, who confirmed the arrest, said a locally-made pistol was recovered from the suspect.

“On February 27, 2016, at about 11.40pm, a commercial sex worker, reported that she was sitting in front of a hotel in Ofunmwegbe town. One Efe Monday, aged 27, approached her for sex.

While they were inside the room, the suspect, with the aid of a locally-made pistol, robbed her of her belongings.

Immediately the suspect left the room, she raised the alarm, which attracted police operatives and members of a vigilance group in the area and he was arrested. The suspect confessed to the crime,” Abiodun said.

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