Man dresses up as female prostitute to get cash from sex hungry menBy Mason White 2:59 PM March 19, 2014
By: Aarav Sen
A man was arrested and charged with theft after dressing up as a female prostitute in order to get cash from sex hungry men, police in Nigeria said.
Delta State Police said that they have arrested 32-year-old Edward Bernard, who has been masquerading as a female prostitute to defraud unsuspecting men.
The suspect was arrested at the Uromi Junction in Agbor around 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, after police officers saw him walking toward a guesthouse with a man. Police said that the imposter was exposed after a man who agreed to pay N5,000 ($30) for sex, was walking to the guesthouse with the prostitute when the suspect tripped and fell to the floor.
The suspects wig fell to the ground as he was being helped by a police officer. During questioning, the suspect admitted to the allegations, and said that he has been working as a female prostitute for three years in order to earn a living.
Police said that three packages of earrings and women’s clothes including miniskirts were recovered from the suspect.