34 year old Uche Okpara was arrested and charged before Isolo Magistrates’ court on Tuesday, January 12 for alleged theft of N90,000 belonging to a prostitute.
According to P.M News, on December 30, 2015, Okpara stole the money from Caroline Ibrahim,38, after having se x with her at a guest house located at Aborishade street, Lawanson, Lagos.
Ms Ibrahim who hails from Edo State said that he paid her N5,00 for a TDB (till day break). She slept off because she was weak after hours of marathon se x and when she woke up Okpara had disappeared with the N90,000 she kept in a bag; money she had hoped to invest in a legitimate business, quit prostitution and settle down in marriage.
The matter was reported to the police at Itire division. Okpara who had gone into hiding after allegedly stole the money was arrested by the police and charged to court with stealing under the criminal code.
During his arraignment in court, Okpara admitted that he engaged Ibrahim in sex but denied stealing her money and pleaded not guilty. The presiding Magistrate, Mrs. A.K. Shonubi granted him bail in the sum of N20,000 with one surety in like sum. Okpara was remanded in prison custody at Kirikiri pending when he will perfect his bail. The case was adjourned till January 18, 2016.