A oil theft suspect had pleaded to the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Rivers State Command to release him so that he can attend his wedding.
The suspect, who is a 35-year-old heavy duty vehicle mechanic from Abia State, told The Punch on Friday that his marriage ceremony was to hold on Saturday
Ikechukwu Onyenze, who is currently in the custody of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Rivers State Command denied the fact that he was into oil theft and he begged to be released so that he could attend his traditional wedding.
“I am about to marry. My traditional marriage is on Saturday; this coming Saturday. My shop is at Obigbo; by Health Centre in Iriebe. If they (NSCDC) can permit me to go and be part of my marriage ceremony, I will be happy.” Investigation made by the NSCDC on the address of residence given to them by the accused was false.