Construction business owner caught stealing electronics from home getting a makeoverBy Mason White 5:02 AM February 3, 2014
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By: Devansh Dutt
A construction business owner who was hired to remodel a home, was caught stealing small appliances from the apartment, police in Nigeria said.
Abuja Police said that they arrested Rabiu Mashaudu on Friday, after being accused of stealing electric kettles, blenders, glasses and hair rollers, worth N100,000 ($600).
Mashaudu, 27, was charged with theft.
Ifeanyi John reported the construction business owner to police after the items went missing from his home.
During questioning, Mashaudu admitted to the charges.
He was booked into the local jail, and was released after posting N100,000 ($600) bail.
He faces up to five years behind bars if convicted.