46-year-old Pearl Victoria Alaegbu has been remanded in prison for allegedly conniving with a guard to rob her lover, Prince Hillary Unachukwu of his $1.5m (equivalent to N295.5m). According to Police ,the incident occurred on 13 December, 2015 at Ojora Road, Ikoyi, Lagos when the woman allegedly connived with a guard to drug the victim and lock him inside a room with a padlock, ransacked his bedroom and allegedly stole his $1.5m and escaped.
'The guard was arrested at a hideout and charged to court for failing to protect his employer from external attack, the woman was tracked and arrested on 26 January, 2016 at a hideout in Lagos. She was granted bail in the sum of N5m with two sureties in like sum.
She was taken to the Kirikiri Prison, Apapa, Lagos, pending when she will fulfill her bail condition.