Robbery Suspect Who Operates With Army Uniform Nabbed By The Police


A suspected armed robber who operates wearing Army uniform was yesterday arrested by policemen attached to Bariga Division of the Lagos State Police Command.

Police stormed the robbers’ hideout which doubles as one of the suspects’ apartments, according to the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Ngozi Braide, and recovered a pair of Army uniform, one locally made double barrel pistol with two live cartridges, a machete and Police baton.

When the operatives stormed the hideout located on Oluwa Street, two persons suspected to be members of the gang fled, abandoning the owner of the apartment whom she identified simply as Ahmed.

The suspect, as gathered, had been transferred to the State Criminal Investigations Department, Yaba, where investigation aimed at ascertaining how he came about the Army uniform and Police baton was on-going.

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