Some policemen attached to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) in Osogbo, Osun State, yesterdayarrested a popular Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, for allegedly keeping a police cap in her car.Aigbe, who at the point of her arrest was being driven by a young man at about 4:40p.m. in a Honda car, was chased by the policemen after sighting the police cap in the gold-coloured vehicle. The policemen caught up with the Yoruba film actressat the popular Olaiya junction in Osogbo, while her car was thoroughly searched and sporadic gunshots werefired during the process.
Aigbe was ordered to alight from the car but her personality attracted a crowd who struggled to catch a glimpse of her when she was being quizzed by four policemen. The actress’s vehicle papers and phones were demanded and seized by the policemen. The unruffled actress had put a call across to someone who spoke with one of the policemen before the vehicle papers and phone were returned to her.