By Abimbola Ogunnaike
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two members of a syndicate, who specialised in robbing unsuspecting passengers with their cars.
The command’s spokesperson, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, who confirmed the arrest on his verified Twitter handle on Thursday, 11 May, 2023 identified the suspects as Folashade Sholagbe 36, a female and Seun Oke, 29, male.
Hundeyin said suspects were arrested on Thursday, 11 May, 2023, at the Ikeja area of the state, after their victim raised an alarm.
“Eagle-eyed officers of Iju Division arrested the suspects following their victim’s scream for help,” he said.
According to Hundeyin, the suspects used to pick up unsuspecting passengers with intent to rob them of their valuables.
“The suspects specialised in picking their victims with their Corolla car at 7up by Toll gate,” the state police image-makeradded.