The Lagos state police command has reportedly traced and arrested suspected Bariga robbers terrorizing residents in Kaduna.
In a statement released by the police spokesman, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi, stated that the four suspected armed robbers, were armed with dangerous weapons, and had on November 5, robbed one Sontochukwu Uzoahukwu,m, at Iliya Street, Bariga, Lagos State.
He further said, the instruction of the Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, the Divisional Police Officer, Bariga, adopted intelligence and forensic tactics to trace the suspects to the said village in Kaduna and apprehended the four of them.
”The suspects included Junior Michael,m, 22, Pius Eko,m, 18, Samson Yunana, m, 22 and Daniel Yaki,m,19, who was once a security guard to the victim. They were arrested on 1st December, 2020, with the dangerous weapons used for the said operations. They have confessed to the crime.
The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, while commending the police operatives for their professionalism and commitment to getting the suspects, he ordered the State CID to take over the case for discreet investigation and prosecution.” Adejobi said
However the police commissioner urged the general public to always have belief and trust in the police on cases reported, that the police will leave no stone unturned to unravel any cases reported to the police and get justice.