‘’He Was Arrested, Granted Bail’’ Police Confirms Case Of Fraud Against Bobrisky
Police detectives from
Abuja, on Thursday, arrested cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, popularly known as
Bobrisky, over an alleged N30m fraud.
It was gathered that
Bobrisky was arrested at the Lekki area of Lagos State.
PUNCH Metro learnt that a
yet-to-be-identified businesswoman petitioned the police and alleged that
Bobrisky fraudulently collected the sum of N30m from her.
Our correspondent learnt
that Bobrisky was later granted an administrative bail.
The Force Public Relations
Officer, Frank Mba, who confirmed the arrest, stated that the matter was under
He said, “He (Bobrisky) was
arrested, but he has been granted bail; he is no longer in our custody but he
is still under investigation. He was arrested on the allegation by a
businesswoman that he fraudulently collected N30m from her.
“We had to grant him bail
because of the lockdown and we are also mindful of the people we take into
custody, but the case is still under investigation.”