Home > armed robbery

19-year old robber caught with a dummy gun arrested in Lagos

A 19-year-old suspected armed robber identified as Ajayi Lateef has been arrested by the Lagos state police command. He was nabbed with a dummy gun, after his gang had allegedly robbed a tricycle at Victoria Island around 1am. Lagos police spokesperson, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi said the state's Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu

Read More
Police nab robbers

Police nab robbers attacking motorists on Berger Long bridge

Personnel of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested two robbers on the Long Bridge, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, in the Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of the state while dispossessing motorists of their belongings. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said this in a statement on Sunday. Oyeyemi said the

Read More

‘Sorry for your loss’ – Lagos Emergency tells victims of Eko bridge robbery, instead of responding to distress call

Yesterday, May, 7, 2019, armed robbers held sway on the Eko Bridge, Lagos Mainland, dispossessing motorists of their valuables. Hapless victims who recounted their ordeal with the men of the underworld described their encounter as hellish and frightening. They also lamented that distress calls to law enforcements officers and other emergency units in

Read More

Police arrest armed robbery suspect in popular Jobady hotel Mende Maryland

The Lagos police command said it arrested robbery suspects around the state, notably the popular Jobady hotel located at 1 Ajaiyi street Mende MaryLand. According to Mr Oweseni, the Commissioner of Police Lagos State, “A team of police operatives was drafted to embark on a tactical undercover operations at Jobady Hotel,

Read More