By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
Police operatives in Lagos have arrested four suspects over alleged manufacturing of fake antiseptic and air wick products.
Identified as Francis Ume Okafor, 32 years, Chidube Achezie, 44 years, Peter Ume, 44 years and Ejike Jacob, 41 years the suspects were said to have been arrested by police operatives attached to Okokomaiko division led by the DPO Aliyu Lukman.
The Commissioner of Police Lagos Command Edgal Imohimi while parading the suspects at the Police Officers Mess, GRA Ikeja disclosed that the suspects were arrested on Tuesday following an intelligence report.
He disclosed further that the products were estimated to worth about N7 million.
According to the police boss, the suspects were apprehended at a one room apartment in okokomaiko area of the state.
While displaying the fake products, Edgal said it became imperatives for members of the public to be aware that fake of such products exist in the market and to be conscious of them.
He added that the parade was also meant to draw the attention of the real patient owner to the adulteration of the products.