Another breakthrough was recorded yesterday by the Lagos State Police command headed by the highly tectical and strategic commissioner of police , Hakeem Odumosu, when operatives from the Ikotun division, led by the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Adagba Johnson, stopped the robbery campaign of robbers who terrorised the Cele-Egbe axis of the town.
From the reliable source, we gathered that the vigilant Operatives trailed the 2 armed robbers operating on a motorcycle who attempted to snatch the bag of a woman (passenger) in a commercial tricycle.
It was learnt that luck ran out of them as they struggled to take the woman’s bag and the police closed in on them.
The unfortunate robbers, were nabbed and their operational motorcycle was seized. Found on them is a locally fabricated double-barrel pistol , sequel to which they made confessional statements , which disclosed that they have been in the business.
Reacting to the Development, obviously happy residents , expressed satisfaction over the exploit of the Nigeria police and pointed that lately, the men and Officers of the lkotun division have been on rampage after criminals of different dimensions, especially robbers, situation which has made the area free from incessant criminal activities.
Meanwhile! According to the reporter , The divisional police officer was not on ground to speak on the arrest, but the matter was immediately transferred to the Lagos special Anti – Robbery squad (SARS). The Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, SP.Bala Elkana could not also be reached at the point of filing this report to react to the issue due to hitches.