…Arrest 13 suspected kidnappers, kills one
Security operatives from the Lagos State Police Command deployed to the riverine area of the Ishawo Community in Ikorodu area of the State on Wednesday commenced total demolition of illegal waterfront shanties within the creeks where criminal elements hibernate to perpetrate their nefarious activities.
Operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested 12 suspects over an attempted murder of a tanker escort and the diversion of a tanker conveying 45,000 litres of diesel from Delta State.
Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspected fake soldier allegedly involved in stealing motorcycles, popularly known as okada, across the states in Nigeria.
The Rapid Response Squad, RRS, of the Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 33-year-old man, over the alleged attempt to kidnap a two-year-old boy at Owode, Ogun.
The Otodogbame community in the Lekki area of Lagos has faulted claims by the police that the Egun-speaking part of the settlement was involved in a violent clash with the Yoruba speaking part.
Residents of Salvation Avenue in the Ajegunle, Ikorodu area of Lagos State have found the corpse of a man by the riverside.
Daily Champion learnt that the deceased, Bolaji Waheed, was found around 1.30pm at the bank of the Itowolo River with a bottle containing a substance suspected to be poison.
No fewer than three persons lost their lives in a clash between Hausa and Fulani traders in Abbatoir, Agege area of Lagos, yesterday, while several others were injured. However, Lagos State Police Command said only one person died.
..Track suspect to Taraba State
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Tanko Abdulateef, a 22-year old house guard who allegedly killed his employer, Mrs. Mabel Mba Okafor, in Ajah area of the state on August 17, 2016.