A young lady identified as Mary Johnson has been arrested and arraigned before a court for stealing a handbag full of condoms which she mistook for cash. The bag was stolen from a nightclub in Lagos State.
The 29-year-old lady was charged before a Lagos court and was remanded in prison custody.
The incident occurred at Diamond Club, Allen Avenue in Ikeja, Lagos.
Florence Ahokpa who is the victim, was said to have kept her handbag while engaging in a discussion with an undisclosed person when the suspect reportedly stole it.
Soon after the talk, Florence came back for her bag but discovered it was missing. An alarm was raised immediately, by the time the suspect was making an attempt to leave the club house with the bag.
Further investigation shows that the stolen bag contained condoms, her phones and other personal effects.
The suspect was arraigned at the Ikeja Magistrates court and she pleaded not guilty.
She was granted bail in the sum of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum by the presiding Magistrate, Mrs A.O Layinka.
She was remanded in prison custody pending when her bail condition is perfected.