Detectives from Ilemba Hausa Division have arrested two suspects, Gidion Amuzie , 25 years and God’s power Imafidion aged 25 years, all of Sattilite town Lagos.
In the process, a black Honda accord 2007 which they hid at jemilugba street Ilogbo Lagos was recovered.
The suspects specialize in snatching vehicles from the owners or stealing the vehicles from where they are parked.
According to the Lagos Police Public Relation Officer, Bala Elkana, the suspects confessed that they stole the vehicle at a car wash in satellite town Lagos, adding that investigation is ongoing and the suspects will be charged to Court. Meanwhile, the police have also arrested some armed robbers and Cop killers.According to the Lagos police spokes person, Elkana, following a sustained monitoring, a team of detectives led by the Divisional Police Officer Igando, CSP Taiwo Kasumu arrested three notorious armed robbery suspects. The armed robbery gang terrorizes the Igando/Egan residential neighborhood mostly at night time. They arrived the neighborhood on three motorcycles with intent to rob along Ikotun-Igando road but the attempt was foiled by the police. One Oseni Waheed ,32yrs was arrested at the scene with one locally made pistol while the rest escaped. He led detectives to Aribisala street in Egan where three of his fleeing accomplices were arrested at about 02:30am of 16/09/2019. The suspects were also on the wanted list of the State CID Yaba for series of robberies and murders including the murder of a Policeman under Amukoko Division during one of their robbery operations. Investigation is ongoing and the suspects will be charged to Court.
The Police have also Intercepted a Van Carrying Large Quantity of Cannabis also Known as Indian Hemp.On 16/09/2019 at about 2.00am, Police Officers from Area J Command, intercepted a van along Itafaji Street, Lagos Island loaded with twenty bags of Cannabis leaves. The driver of the Van, Usman Adeyemi ‘m’ 27 years old was arrested while the vehicle was impounded for discreet investigation. Investigation is ongoing.