The Lagos State Police Command said it has arrested two suspected armed robbers who attacked one Uber driver named Utibe, m, on 20th September 2020, at 11.30pm, and snatched his Toyota Corola car with Reg. No LND 448 GH at Abijo GRA, Ibeju Lekki.
In a statement signed by the Command’s Spokesman, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi said a distress call was put across to the Area Commander of Area J, Ajah, who immediately despatched a team to the scene and traced the snatched car to Mayfair Garden, Ibeju Lekki, where the suspects were arrested, driver rescued and the car recovered. The Police also recovered one axe, stained with blood, and one knife from the suspects.
The driver, who was seriously injured, is receiving treatment at a hospital within Lagos State and recuperating.
The Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CH Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered for discreet investigation into the case, while he warned those who are planning to engage in criminal acts or have been involved in one crime or the other to desist and flee Lagos State , or else, they meet their waterloo in no time.