Members of an armed robbery gang, who made use of Mobile Police uniforms to carry out their criminal acts in Lagos have been arrested by the police command in the state.
The four robbery suspects
The suspects were nabbed following a tip-off to the Commissioner of Police, Umar Manko, who directed men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, led by SP Abba Kyari, to go after them.
According to Punch report, they were arrested on June 22 during an operation at Ile Zik area on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway.
The suspects whose names were given as Julius George, Samuel Orgah, Lucky Oliseh and Lucky Friday confessed to the police that the police uniforms were provided by their leader, George.
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Confessing to the crime, 34-year-old George who is a native of Otupko, Benue State and married with children said he’d told other members of his gang that he was a policeman and that he bought the Mobile Police uniforms which he gave to is gang from a market.Read more
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