Small Doctor arrested for illegal possession of rifle – Police commissioner


The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgar, has confirmed the arrest of sensational singer, Adekunle Temitope, popularly called Small Doctor.
He said some ammunition was found on them.
In a parade of the star and friends with whom he was arrested, Edgar displayed a rifle and a cartridge found on them.
According to the commissioner, the artiste had earlier been involved in a similar offence and is currently under investigation for firing live ammunition at the Agege stadium after a show on November 27.
Edgar 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.”

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