The Lagos state police command has arrested a couple suspected to be a child traffickers along Alaba international market with two children, in the process of trying to board a vehicle that will convey their victims to Onitsha in Anambra state.
A statement made available to urban Express-News Online through the Lagos state police public relation officer Dsp Bala Elkana said; the whole development was made successful after acting on information from a credible source.
He said Detectives led by Divisional Police officer; Csp Abdullah malah was able to arrest one chukwunoso blessing (30) with two children identified as Joshua James (6) and Samuel Gbawune (3)
Upon questioning, she claimed that the boys were adopted by her husband known as chukwunoso happiness from a motherless baby home in Jos, plateau state and brought to Lagos.
Elkana said the suspect claimed she was taking them to Onitsha to meet with her husband.
The spokesman said the husband was equally arrested by the operatives, adding that they have confessed to having brought the kids at the sum of one hundred and forty thousand naira N140,000,00 from one mama Oyoo, a female Nigerian who resides in plateau state.
“We have recovered the kid and efforts are emplaced to identify their parents and reunite them, the statement added”!
Meanwhile, the command was also able to arrest a notorious and vicious killer in Baraga.
The statement put further that operation crush operatives in an intelligence-led operation arrested one Adegboro odunwole AKA GOBE.
Elkana said the suspect is a fractional Aiye confraternity leader in Bariga specifically at Akilo.
He said the suspect had been on the watch list of the command, adding that he is responsible for the serial violence attacks and killings in Bariga.
The spokesman said the suspect will be charged to court.