Teenage Armed Robber Gang Terrorising Lagos- Ibadan Expressway Finally In Chains
The violent criminals in Nigeria are sadly getting younger and younger.
This was again evident when officers of the Special Anti Robbery Squads (SARS), in Ogun State Police Command arrested a teenage gang that has been terrorizing Lagos- Ibadan expressway for weeks now.
Three of them were arrested at Owode Egba two others, were apprehended in Lokoja, Kogi State while fleeing.
The Police Public Relations Officer for Ogun State Police Command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the arrest and shared that the gang had on 17th of July blocked the Alapako end of Lagos Ibadan express way and forcefully stopped a Mazda commercial bus with two occupants and subsequently dispossessed the occupants of cash sum of N545,000 a phone after beating them mercilessly with acCutlass.
Meanwhile the commissioner of police in the state, CP Edward Ajogun has ordered a 24 hours physical police presence on the highway so as to guarantee better security and make sure no other copycat gangs sprout up.