- A 20-year-old robber has been arrested in Lagos state
- The young man has been on a wanted list since April, when he stole two tricycles and two motorcycles.
- He started robbing at the age of 16 after he ran away from home in Ibadan, Oyo state
A 20-year-old robber identified as Lateef Ahmed has been arrested by the Rapid Response Squad (RSS) in Lagos state.
According to RSS, the young man was caught after he went to Abeokuta, Ogun state with his gang to rob a motorcycle park.
It was gathered that Ahmed and his gang were sighted in Oshodi on their way back from Abeokuta.
In his confession, the young man explained that they stole a Bajaj from the motorcycle park in Lafenwa, Abeokuta.
He aslo named some members of his gang as Esu-Erazor, Noah, Segun, Lekan, Ishan – Idi, Rilwan, Shile, Ikechukwu, Enu – Ose, Ege, Jandor and Koko, Bembella.
Ahmed ran away from home when he was 16-years-old and joined a group of thieves on the streets of Ibadan before he came to live in Oshodi, Lagos.
The Rapid Response Squad stated that the young man had been on a wanted list of the Lagos police command since April, when he stole two tricycles and two motorcycles in Ejigbo.
PAY ATTENTION: Get all the latest gossips on NAIJ Gossip App
NAIJ.com gathered that three members of his gang and two buyers of their stolen goods have been arrested.
READ full statement below:
Meanwhile, the Nigerian police saved alleged kidnapper from angry mob who tried to lynch him.