By Frank Oshanugor
The Lagos State Police Command said the alleged incident of a child theft in Sangotedo area of Lagos which is trending on social media was not officially reported in any of the stations.
The video which went viral a few days ago had alleged that a yet-to- be- identified dispatch rider stole a child found and recovered in a dispatch box.
Lagos Police spokesman, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu said in a statement on Saturday made the declaration stating emphatically “that the incident said to have taken place in Sangotedo area, Lekki, was not reported at any police station to enable the police take appropriate actions.”
He added however, that “notwithstanding that the incident was not reported, the Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Alabi, has directed that efforts should be intensified to locate the whereabouts of the alleged dispatch rider and the parents or guardians of the child to enable the police investigate the incident