A Linear settlements specifically along Cassidy within okokomaiko habitat that is having a major road that passed through it, stretching from mile two to Badagry has been under surveillance by operatives of the Lagos state police command as a result of the many disturbing act of traffic robbery until this evening when nemesis caught up with the gang at Cassidy bus-stop.
The hoodlums is said to have engage the police in a gun battle but eventually succumbed to the superior power of the police.
A statement made available to urban express news online through the police public relation Officer Dsp Elkana said; team of policemen from okokomaiko police station eventually over powered them.
Elkana said one of the hoodlums was fatally injured and one Adigun ganiyu with age (26) was arrested while other gang members escape.
One double barrel gun with one live cartridge were recovered
He said one motorcycle used by the hoodlums for the robbery operation was also recovered
The suspect confessed that their gang is responsible for a series of traffic robbery along okokomaiko stretch adjoining Badagry express-way and he is helping investigators with useful information about his fleeing colleagues.
The statement put further that surveillance patrol team attached to ilemba police Division also intercepted a gang of traffic robbery suspects operating on motorcycle along church bus-stop, a suburb within Ojo ilemba metropolis shooting sporadically.
One justice igboanusi with Age 29, a resident of number 11 jinadu street Ajangbadi was arrested and one live cartridge was recovered from him while other gangs members escaped, the statement added!
Elkana said investigation is on-going and that suspect will be charged to court