Nigerian singer Adekunle Temitope, the Penalty Crooner who is well known as Small Doctor has been arrested and was paraded by the Lagos State Police Command for unlawful possession of firearms and for allegedly threatening to shoot a police officer.
While parading the musician along with three other persons, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Edgal Imohimi made the revelation that the singer is under detention for allegedly threatening a Police Officer on duty along Oshodi, Lagos.
Read What the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Edgal Imohimi had to say
“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”
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police also stated that singer had also been involved in a similar case which is still under investigation and occurred on the 27th of November.