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Here’s why Police raided Ketu community

Few days after the operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) staged an illegal raid along Mile 12 community, Lagos Mainland, the officers from the Ketu Police Division has apprehended no fewer than 20 suspected hoodlums for allegedly terrorizing residents of Ketu, Mile 12. in Kosofe, Lagos Mainland.

It was learnt that the raid was conducted after residents of the communities forwarded letter of complaints to the security operatives on the activities of the suspected hoodlums.

Commenting on the development, the spokesman for the Police in Lagos, CSP Chike Oti, noted that the suspects would be charged to court.

Oti said the suspects had been attacking residents of Ketu and snatching bags from people, particularly women at night and early morning.

It was gathered that some of the hoodlums had no residential address, while some claimed to be load carriers in Ketu and Mile 12.

The Command spokesperson added that their arrest and arraignment would bring some peace to the people in Ketu and commuters at the bus stops, where they operated most times.



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