A lady, Laurenta, and her boyfriend have caught after they both connived to cart away a plasma TV belonging to the hotel in which they lodged in. The hotel identified as Kevleyn hotel, caught the lady few weeks after she stole the TV set.
The lady was caught weeks after the incident took place, she was nabbed when she was trying selling the TV for N5, 000, meanwhile her accomplice, boyfriend, is still yet to be found.
The narrative of how the event happened ;
The receptionist’s guard was let down after the lady claimed her boyfriend was retaining the hotel room after being spotted leaving with a “Ghana Must Go Bag” which had the TV inside. It was also learnt that her boyfriend who stole the hotel’s towel, umbrella and key left 3 hours later with claim of buying something. “Upon being traced to her sister’s house, the hotel’s management were told that Laurenta was subjected to mob action earlier after stealing N800k from a guy who she slept with. The matter was taken to court and she was almost jailed with her boyfriend. Laurenta however confessed to the crime when dragged to the hotel and she reportedly said she used the TV to get a loan of N5k. The TV has been retrieved from the men who loaned her the money”.
However Laurenta has refused to admit to the crime despite been dragged before the hotel management, she owned to have taken the TV for a loan and not steal it.