The suspect, alleged of perpetrating many crimes in the entire Ikorodu area, had been placed under surveillance due to the intelligence gathered on him before he was eventually arrested.
Items recovered from him include two (2) locally-made pistols, one laptop, two suspected stolen Bajaj Motorcycles, two knives and some assorted charms.
Similarly, the same Sagamu Road Division operatives, on Friday at about 5.45 am, arrested one Akeem, male, 22, at Itamagba, while he and his friend, now at large, were being held by one Inspector of Police, Atunramu Ojo, of Oworonsoki Division of Lagos State.
Items recovered from him, after search, include one locally-made pistol, some live cartridges and assorted charms.
Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, while commending the gallantry of the Police Inspector and other operatives for the feats, directed that the suspects be transferred to the Command’s Special Squad for thorough investigation and possible prosecution.