The police, on Monday, arraigned a housekeeper, Blessing Patrick, who allegedly stole jewellery worth N11.5 million belonging to her employer in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.
The police charged Patrick, 27, who resides at No. 9, Unity Road, Lekki Ajah, Lagos State; Suraj Usman, 50, and Hassan Hamidu, 40, with conspiracy, theft and receiving stolen property.
The defendants pleaded not guilty.
The Prosecution Counsel, Inspector Christopher John told the court that the defendants committed the offence on August 4, 2018 at No. 9, Unity Road, Lekki Ajah, Lagos State.
He alleged that Patrick stole 32 pieces of gold worth 11.5 million belonging to her employer Mrs Oyinye Obi.