The Lagos state police command said it has arrested five suspects allegedly involved in the stealing of female underwear in a location known as ilufe in Ojo local government after acting credible information.
Explaining further in a statement, the Lagos State Public Relation officer, Dsp Bala Elkana said one chukwajekwu ezigbo, (15) for allegedly stealing female underwear from cloth line adding that the suspect confessed that for one year now, he had been stealing female underwears from different houses in Ojo metropolis.
Elkana said the suspect usually hand over those stolen underwears to chidima obietuake, (17), chikwaka chidima jemfe (17), Gold Enyinnaya (23) and Akomas Amarachi (26).
He said all suspects had confessed to the commission of the crime as detectives have equally recovered some stolen female underwears from those suspects.
The spokesman said an investigation is ongoing and that suspects will be charged to court.
Command also, arrest a carwash operator for allegedly killing his neighbour over locking of house gate at ola street, a location at itire.
The statement put further that one sheriff Balogun (35) who lives in the same compound had a fight with another tenant known as peter elebo about when to close their compound gate adding that it was in that process it was alleged sheriff Balogun pushed down the said Peter Elebo who started vomiting blood and died on the spot.
The spokesman said homicide detectives led by the divisional police officer, Sp Barkfur kromkyes visited the scene as the corpse of the deceased is evacuated to a mortuary for autopsy adding that the suspect thereafter was arrested and transferred to state criminal investigation department for discreet investigation and subsequent prosecution.
Meanwhile, a notorious cultist who is said to be on the police wanted list was equally picked at Bariga after involving in traffic robbery.
23-year-old olowolayemo sodiq whose residence is located onenaya street in Bariga was arrested for conspiring with one Bamidele mosses aka Badoo and robbed one Jude saka of his Bajaj motorcycle on the 8/12/2019.
Elkana said the suspect has been on the police wanted list for series of traffic robberies and cult violent attacks in Bariga.
“The commissioner of police Lagos state, cp Hakeem Odumosu has ordered that the suspect be transferred to State Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) for further investigation and diligent prosecution”.