Operatives of the Lagos State Police has arrested a gang of robbery syndicate terrorizing, Igando a suburb area of the state.

The notorious robbers consisting of a 3-man gang were nabbed byi the policemen from Igando division after receiving information about the gang’s operation.

According to the Police, the suspected robbers were arrested on September 14, 2019 at about 01:30hrs while acting on 

credible intelligence.

The arrest was led by the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DPO) of the Igando Division , CSP Taiwo Kasumu who followed in the path of the robbers in Egan , Lagos.

The robbers was said to have been terrorizing the Igando/Egan residential neighborhood at night time. They usually operates with motorcycles to rob along Ikotun-Igando road but were ambushed by the police.

One Oseni Waheed (m) 32 was however arrested after the manhunt by the police with a locally made pistol. 

The suspect confessed to he crime and he promptly took detectives to Aribisala street in Egan where three of his fleeing accomplices were also arrested at 02:30hours on September 16.

Interrogation is in progress while the case file is being transferred to the Anti robbery section, 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 I’m making the communities safer.

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