Small Doctor arrested for unlawful possession of firearm


Adekunle Temitope, popularly known as Small Doctor, has been arrested alongside three others for being in possession of firearms.

The singer, a police ambassador, according to the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, armed with gun threatening to shoot a police officer.

The Omo Iya teacher crooner was paraded on Monday by the police.

“It was alleged that some unknown men, four of them, in an unregistered green SUV had brought out a gun and threatened a policeman that if he does not leave the road, they will shoot him.

“Believing that they were armed robbers, I sent out my men and fortunately, with the DPO in charge of Shogunle division, they were able to intercept them and the men were arrested and were brought down to the headquarters for interrogation.

“It was then discovered that one of them is the same Adekunle Temitope, a.k.a. ‘Small Doctor’. They were arrested in possession of a functional rifle, cartridge and some of their personal belongings,” Imohimi said

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