Police authorities have begun the prosecution of a man who allegedly posed as an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Kingsley Udoyen.
A statement in Abuja, the nation’s capital, by Force Headquarters spokesman Frank Mba, a Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) said Udoyen, 56, of 3, Stadium Road, Abak, Akwa Ibom State.
The statement said: “He was arrested on January 2, 2019 by the Akwa Ibom State Police Command and paraded with other criminals by the then Police Commissioner Musa Kimo, now Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 6 headquarters in Calabar.
“The suspect is an impostor who was posing as an ACP to defraud and threaten unsuspecting members of the public before he ran out of luck and was subsequently arrested.
“He has since been arraigned in a competent court of law and he is currently undergoing criminal prosecution at the Magistrates’ Court, Abak, Akwa Ibom State.”