Police recover charms from suspected cultists arrested in Lagos

The Police attached Sagamu Road Division, Ikorodu in Lagos State have arrested, one Rasheed Isiaka, alleged be terrorising residents Ikorodu.

According a statement signed by the State Police Command’s Spokesperson, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, the was arrested on April 15 at about 12:10a.m., at Olowonisaye Street in Ikorodu, Lagos State.

Adejobi said in the statement the the had been alleged have perpetrated many crimes in Ikorodu area.

The spokesman said Isiaka had been placed under surveillance due to the intelligence gathered on him before he was evetually arrested.

“Items recovered from him after his arrest : two locally-made pistols, one laptop, two stolen Bajaj motorcycles, two knives and some assorted charms.” he said.

Adejobi in the statement also stated the same Sagamu Road Division , on April 16 at about 5.45 a.m, arrested one Tobiloba Akeem at Itamaga, he and his friend, now at large, refused to pay their transport fares.

Adejobi in the statement said the was arrested by one Insp. Atunramu Ojo attached to Oworonsoki Division Lagos State.

“The suspect was arrested for his aggressiveness and resistance to pay their transport fares to the driver a Toyota Previa Bus with Reg. No. LSD 369 FU transporting the Inspector and the suspects.

“The hot argument and gallantry act of the police Inspector attracted the Police on a routine patrol who eventually arrested the suspect with some dangerous weapons.

“Items recovered from him after search, one locally-made pistol, some live cartridges and assorted charms.” he said.

The Commissioner of Police, in Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, commended the gallantry of the Police Inspector and the other operatives for the feats.

He directed that the suspects be transferred to the Command’s Special Squad for thorough investigation and possible prosecution. (NAN)