SWAT Bayelsa State Police Command officers arrested Joseph Godfrey, 50, for reportedly enticing unsuspecting female job seekers to hotels and assaulting them sexually.

The state police command’s spokesperson, ASP Asinim Butswat, said the suspect frequently pretended to be a member of the staff at Government House in Yenagoa and used that identity to entice victims with the prospect of employment.

Butswat stated that the suspect ran out of luck on 10th October 2022 at about 1300 hours, when one of the girls raised alarm and he was arrested at Opolo, Yenagoa.

He stated that the suspect is being interrogated by Police operatives while investigation is ongoing.