Lagos police arrest three traffic robbers, recovers mobile phones and cash
Three traffic robbers, Usman Mohammed ‘m’, Azeez Adeleke ‘m’, and Solomon Odiya ’m’, have been arrested by officers of the Alausa division of the Lagos state Police Command while escaping with their loot after robbing their victims.
The State Commissioner of Police, CP Abiodun Alabi, who disclosed this said the suspects were arrested at about 2045hrs on Sunday, June 19, 2022, following a distress call received by the police about an ongoing robbery attack at Mobolaji Johnson Ikeja.
CP Alabi stated that Items recovered from the suspects include 1 mobile phone, 1 dagger, and five thousand, four hundred naira cash.
The police boss explained that preliminary investigations reveal that the suspects have previously operated in the area a couple of times, snatching belongings of unsuspecting passers-by.
He disclosed that suspects will be arraigned in court at the conclusion of investigations.
He assured Lagosians that the command would continue to do everything operationally possible to ensure the safety of life and property in Lagos State.