The police in Lagos on Friday docked a 33-year-old man, Victor Agyel, for allegedly stealing his girlfriend’s Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card and using it to withdraw her money. Agyel, who resides at Afprint compound, Isolo Expressway, Isolo, Lagos, appeared before an Oshodi Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, on a count charge of stealing.
The prosecutor, Cpl. Kehinde Olatunde, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Nov.24, 2012 at No 2, Taiwo Koya St., Ilupeju, Lagos.
He said that the accused unlawfully used a stolen Eco Bank ATM card to withdraw N75, 000 from the bank account of his girlfriend, one Miss Nsidibe William, a housekeeper.
“The accused went to the complainant’s house, took her ATM card without her consent, went to the ATM machine and withdrew all her money,” he said.