The Police in Lagos, have arrested two men for allegedly killing thier Landlord and made away with his vehicle.
According to a information confirmed by the Lagos Police PPRO, Bala Elkaknah, On 24th July, 2019 at about 5.00am, Policemen from Iba Police Station, on Stop and search duty at First gate, Agboroko area, Iba flagged down a Toyota Camry which was driven in a reckless and suspicious manner. The occupants in the car are the two suspects namely Daniel Isaac 38 years old and Emmanuel Chukwu 36 years old.
The first suspect, Daniel Isaac killed his Landlord Don Able 50 years old from Rivers State and dumped the corpse in a well, inside his compound at Owodun street Area, Ikotun. The suspect was escaping with the robbed vehicle of the deceased along with his accomplice Emmanuel Chukwu, when they were intercepted.
Their intentions were to go and sell the car. They confessed to the Commission of the Crime.
Homicide detectives from State Criminal Investigation Department Yaba are investigating the case. Suspect will be charged to Court. In a related development, Satellite Police Station received an information from a credible source, that a bag containing a suspicious item was smuggled into a motor park for onward transfer to Onitsha, Anambra state by unknown persons.
Based on the information, the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Chike Oti deployed his surveillance team to the motor park at Maza Maza to recover the bag. Upon searching the bag, 50 rounds of .38mm live ammunition hidden inside a garri dust was recovered.
A female who claimed that the bag was given to her by a Man in Ojo area to deliver to someone at Onisha was arrested and she is helping the Police with useful information.
The case is transferred to SARS for further investigation. Investigation is ongoing.
Meanwhile, On 26th July, 2019 at about 7.30am, one Amachi Ude of no 15 Etegbin road shibiri Lagos reported at Ilemba Hausa Police Station, that his LT Bus Registration no JJE 713 XH was stolen by unknown thief/thieves from where it was parked along Etegbin Road. A team of detectives led by Inspr kehinde Kareem swung into action and visited all the mechanic workshops and scraps sellers workshops within the area to no avail.
Acting on credible information, investigation was extended to Atan axis of Ogun state where the vehicle was recovered and one Yomi Olajideaged 39 yrs of no 14 Oremeji street, toll gate , Ogun state was arrested while driving the said vehicle. In his confessional statement, he stated that himself and one Jamiu surname unknown of Tollgate Ogun state who is at large came to remove the said vehicle from where it was parked with their master key, which the Police also recovered from him.
The Police have also arrested a Guy Businessman for Defilement of Two Underage Boys in Lagos Island On 27th July, 2019 at about 11.30am, E/Ero Police Station received a complaint from two different parents (names withheld ) against one Friday Okeke 35 years old, of 23 Kose Street, Lagos Island, that the suspect lured their two male children (names withheld), ages 12 and 9 into his Shop at Kose Street and had unlawful carnal knowledge of them through their anus. The victims were taken to General Hospital for medical treatment and forensic examination. The suspect is arrested by a team of detectives led by the Divisional Police Officer E/Ero. CSP Sina Olunlade. Investigation is ongoing,
Operatives of Operation Crush have arrested 26 Cultists in Bariga and Oworonshoki Following the violent clash between members of two rival cult groups in Bariga and Oworonshoki areas on 21st July, 2019, the Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CP Zubairu Muazu mni ordered the immediate deployment of operatives to Operation Crush to the two communities with the mandate of identifying, isolating and apprehending the leaders and members of the gangsters and cult groups disturbing the peace of the area.
Acting on credible Intelligence, twenty six suspects were arrested within 5days and various assorted weapons were recovered from them.