A young man, Timilehin was caught on camera stealing a phone from a shop in Computer Village, at Ikeja Lagos. Unfortunately for him, 2 weeks ago he was arrested by police officers in Ogun state.
The video footage from the CCTV camera installed in the shop where the suspect stole the phone when he noticed the shop attendant was not looking helped to identify the man’s face. The footage aided the police during their investigation.
The theft occurred on the 16th of February and Timilehin has been on the run ever since.
One day for the owner they say right ?.
He was finally being tracked to Ogun State by Rapid Response Squad (RRS)
According to RRS operatives;
His name is Timilehin Olaniyi and he is the phone thief whose CCTV footage of him stealing a phone (iPhone 8) at a shop in Computer Village went viral.
This shows how important CCTV installations can help Nigeria security-wise.