Four In Police Net Over Alleged Robbery In Lagos



Four suspected armed robbers have been nabbed by police operatives in Lagos for terrorising residents of Igando  a suburb area of the state.
They were said to have been nabbed by operatives attached to Igando division following intelligence report.
According to the Police, the suspected robbers were arrested on September 14, 2019 at about 01:30hrs while acting on credible intelligence.

It was gathered that the arrest was led by the DPO of the Igando Division , CSP Taiwo Kasumu who followed in the path of the robbers in Egan , Lagos.
The suspects were said to have been terrorizing the Igando/Egan residential neighborhood at night time.
According to report, they usually operates with motorcycles to rob along Ikotun-Igando road but were ambushed by the police.

Our correspondent learnt that one of the suspects Oseni Waheed, 32,  was however arrested after the manhunt by the police.
A locally made pistol was said to have been recovered from him.
He was said to have also confessed to the crime and promptly took detectives to Aribisala street in Egan where three of his fleeing accomplices were also arrested at 02:30hours on September 16.
The police public relations officer DSP Bala Elkana , who confirmed the arrest said interrogation is in progress while the case file has being transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID)Panti for further investigation.
Meanwhile, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, , CP Zubairu Muazu has further implore the residents to always oblige police with useful information that can help in making the communities safer.


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