Police arrest Nigerian musician, Small Doctor, for ‘unlawful’ gun possession
Music star, Adekunle Temitope, better known as Small Doctor, has reportedly been arrested by the Nigerian police
– He was reportedly arrested for the unlawful possession of firearms
– According to reports, he allegedly threatened to shoot a police officer on traffic duty along Oshodi, Lagos – The star was arrested alongside three other suspects Nigerian music star, Small Doctor, has reportedly been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for the unlawful possession of firearms and also allegedly threatening to shoot a police man on traffic duty.
According to the Punch, the musician was paraded on Monday, December 3, 2018, alongside three other suspects.
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, reportedly revealed to the press that four men in an unregistered SUV brought out a gun and threatened a police man.
He said: “It was alleged that some unknown men, four of them, in an unregistered green SUV had brought out a gun and threatened a policeman that if he does not leave the road, they will shoot him, “Believing that they were armed robbers, I sent out my men and fortunately, with the DPO in charge of Shogunle division, they were able to intercept them and the men were arrested and were brought down to the headquarters for interrogation.
“It was then discovered that one of them is the same Adekunle Temitope, a.k.a. ‘Small Doctor’. They were arrested in possession of a functional rifle, cartridge and some of their personal belongings.”