A 27-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly luring his Facebook lover to a hotel and duping her.

Raymond Benson had met the 24-year-old victim, Temitope Ibrahim on Facebook and they became friends.

He later invited her a for drink in his house. Raymond then took Temitope to a hotel where they lodged and engaged in a sex romp through the night.

In the morning while Temitope was still sleeping because of the romp, Benson reportedly stole her bag containing phone and cash worth N150,000 and escaped.

When she woke up, she could not find neither her properties nor Benson, her host. She was stranded and later went to the police Station at Ikotun division to report the incident.

Benson was trailed and eventually arrested and detained at the Station.

During interrogation, he admitted stealing her phone but didn’t take any money as the victim claimed. He was later charged to court with felony and stealing under the Criminal Code.

He pleaded not guilty.

The presiding Magistrate, J.O.E Adeyemi granted him bail in the sum of N50,000 with two sureties in like sum. Benson was remanded in prison custody pending when he will perfect his bail.

The matter was adjourned till 11 July 2017.