- The Lagos State Police Command has arrested Adekunle Temitope, popularly often called Small Physician, for illegal possession of firearms and for allegedly threatening to shoot a police officer.
Edgal Imohimi, Lagos State Commissioner of Police, revealed this to the press on Monday whereas parading the musician together with three different individuals.
PoliticsNGR realized that Small Physician was arrested on allegations that he threatened a Police officer who was on visitors obligation alongside Oshodi, Lagos.
“It was alleged that some unknown males, 4 of them, in an unregistered inexperienced SUV had introduced out a gun and threatened a policeman that if he doesn’t depart the street, they may shoot him,” Imohimi stated.
“Believing that they had been armed robbers, I despatched out my males and thankfully, with the DPO in command of Shogunle division, they had been in a position to intercept them and the boys had been arrested and had been introduced right down to the headquarters for interrogation.
“It was then found that one among them is identical Adekunle Temitope, a.ok.a. ‘Small Physician’. They had been arrested in possession of a practical rifle, cartridge and a few of their private belongings.”
Based on the commissioner, ‘Small Physician’ had earlier been concerned in the same offence and is at present below investigation for firing stay ammunition on the Agege stadium after a present on November 27.
He stated: “Adekunle Temitope, a.ok.a. ‘Small Physician’, was arrested and brought to the state CID for questioning. He was alleged to have fired a gun; the pellets from the gun injured 4 individuals who had been rushed to the hospital.”
‘Small Physician’ will likely be charged to court docket for prosecution.