N55m Vehicle Stolen In Abuja Found In Delta

A 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLB Crossover SUV worth N55 million that was stolen during test-drive in Abuja by a thief who posed as a buyer has finally been found in Asaba, the Delta State capital.

While announcing the recovery of the Mercedes-Benz GLB, Daggash Autos, posted a picture of the alleged thief and a video of the car on its official Twitter handle.

Recall that a car dealer identified as Manga had filed a complaint alleging that one Henry, who claims he resides in Gwarinpa, absconded with one of his cars.

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According to Vanguard report, Manga’s friend who also deals in cars, took the Benz worth N55m and with a mileage of 19000 to Henry for a test drive.

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It was learnt that a few minutes into the test drive, Manga’s friend excused himself to withdraw money from a point of sale (PoS) operator.

It was at this point that Henry disappeared with the car.

However, in a new development, the stolen Mercedes-Benz GLB SUV was found in Delta State and it was recovered nearly 4 days after the suspect absconded with it.

Announcing the recovery of the stolen car, an auto dealer, posted a photo of the alleged thief and a video of the car on its official Twitter handle.

The user stated, “Alhamdulillah its OFFICIAL‼️ The Stolen Car (MERCEDES BENZ GLB-250, 2021 MODEL) Was found today 4th July, 2023 in NIGER DELTA (ASABA)!”

The SUV was found in Asaba but the thief is still on the run.