A young man Stole Plantains to Raise N10,000 For His Girlfriend‘s Makeup.
A young man who w as arrested for stealing bunches of plantain in Ebedebiri, Sagbama LGA of Bayelsa has revealed the bizarre circumstances which motivated him to commit the crime. In his statement, the man said he stole the plantain in order to raise N100,000 to purchase a makeup kit for his girlfriend.
According to reports shared by community leaders, the suspect was caught and during interrogation by a community leader, Peres Double, the suspect claimed that his girlfriend demanded for the sum of ten thousand naira (N10,000) supposedly to buy make-up and had given him a deadline to get the money.
The suspected thief from Angiama community, said he became so frustrated that he entered people’s farms in the community, harvested their plantains in a bid to sell them and raise money for his girlfriend. The suspect pleaded with the community leadership to forgive him.