Lagos state police command has arrested three man gang that specialises in snatching motorcycle at ipaja, a location in Alimosho metropolitan area
The Development, according to a statement made available to urban express News online through the police public relation officer Dsp Elkana said; a distress call was received that some gangs that specializes in motorcycle snatching were operating at victor street within ipaja metropolis, this was how a team of policemen from ipaja police Division was mobilized to the scene.
Elkana said three suspects with name Adeleke Lateef (23) Lekan Basiru (23) and Chinedu uzozie (21) was arrested in connection with the case.
He said one of the victims, saheed oloyo whom the suspects injured with a matchet and dispossessed his motorcycle was rescued and taken to the hospital and that he is responding to treatment
Item recovered include; one locally made pistol, one matchet, one knife.
The spokesman said the BAJAJ motorcycle with registration number, KRD-310QH snatched by the suspects was recovered
He said investigation is ongoing, and that the suspects will be charged to court for conspiracy, armed robbery and attempt murder
In other related developments, team of police operatives had also arrested two traffic robbers in festac
Explaining further, the police spokesman said some hoodlums were sighted at 24 roads, opposite G-close in festival town, team of policemen was immediately mobilized to the scene and two suspects with name Obinna Alozie of Number 19 ogogoro junction, located at Iyana iba and one Obinna Machu of number 10 canal road Ajegunle was arrested
Weapons recovered includes; one locally made pistol with ammunition and other dangerous weapons
He said investigation is ongoing and that suspects will be charged to court