The Police Public Relations Officer, Dolapo Badmus, confirmed that the film producer is still in detention since he was arrested for the forex scam at Gbagada General Hospital last week and will be made available to appear in court for his previous case of alleged theft at Computer Village, Ikeja, in November of last year.
According to Badmus, “he is still in our custody.
The police will produce him in the court tomorrow (today), concerning the earlier case.
“We have many people coming up with evidence that he has done the same thing to them in the past and that is what informed our decision to still hold on and we are doing a lot of investigation.
“He will still be in detention till we conclude our investigations; we have sought the court consent on that.”
Egbegbe was arraigned before Magistrate Aje Afunwa on a one-count charge of stealing in November and granted a bail in the sum of N1 million and two sureties in like sum by the presiding magistrate, who adjourned the matter to today for hearing.