Two mobile phones belonging to the gunmen that attacked the Chief Executive Officer of Young Shall Grow Motors, Chief Vincent Obianodo, Tuesday night, in FESTAC Town have been recovered by the police in Lagos, the State Police Command has said.
The telephones were recovered inside a drainage close to the scene of gun battle between the assailants and policemen, sources disclosed, adding that immediately three members of the five-man assailant fled in the Highlander Sports Utility Vehicle in which they carried out the operation, a search was conducted around the vicinity, during which the telephones were found.
“One of the phones was damaged while the other was intact. It will be improper and unprofessional to give details of our findings.
“All I have to say is that investigation is on-going. At the end of which we hope to get the gunmen. So far, there is progress in our investigation,” a police source told Vanguard.
Spokesperson for the Lagos State Police Command, Ngozi Braide, confirmed that investigation had commenced. She also expressed optimism that the fleeing gunmen would be arrested soon, adding that Obianodo was responding to treatment.