Yetunde Akilapa was arrested today at the Ajao estate near Oluwalogbon in Ketu, Lagos state, when she tried to enter a house with her keys.
She was later taken to a police station in the area to prevent a mob action.
In July 2018, the 32-year-old actress was dragged to a court in Ikeja and charged with burglary and stealing of valuables worth 7 million naira.
Police prosecutor Benson Emuerhi told the court that the defendants committed the crimes on June 27 at Mutairu Street, Shangisha, Ketu, at 2:10 p.m.
According to him, the defendant was arrested while trying to enter the applicant’s apartment, Adeboye Lamidi.
The prosecutor also alleged that the defendant, on November 16, 2015 at 3 pm burst into the residence of an Oyinlola Tuga opening the door with a master key. .
Tuga, who lives on Ayodele Okeowo Street in Gbagada Soluyi, Lagos, said the defendant stole jewelry, bags and other valuables worth 7 million Naira.
Yetunde Akilapa was arrested for robbery by police in Alade, Somolu, Lagos, in February 2013. She was sent to Kirikiri prison and, after a few months, was released in November 2013.
On January 12, 2014, she was again attempting to burgle a house with a set of master keys hidden in her bra in a house in Magodo Phase 2.