Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Singer Jaywon arrested for violating covid-19 curfew

Policemen attached to the Dolphin Estate Division of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested singer Jaywon for violating the curfew occasioned by the covid-19 pandemic.

It was learnt that Jaywon was driving to a destination when policemen intercepted him around 11pm on Monday and took him into custody.

The music artiste was later taken to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Panti, Yaba, where he was charged before a mobile court after his statement had been taken.

During the court proceedings on Tuesday, it was learnt that Jaywon pleaded guilty and the presiding magistrate ordered him to pay a fine of N10,000. He was also sentenced to do community service for 30 minutes.