STOP-AND-SEARCH: POLICE ARREST TWO FOR ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF FIREARM.
Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command, Ajah Division, have arrested one Bada Bayo ‘m’ and Segun Ogundele ‘m’ both aged 45 along Budo Specialist Hospital road Ajah Lagos state.
Lagos State Police Spokesman, SP Benjamin Hundeyin disclosed this in a statement that the suspects were arrested after policemen on routine patrol flagged down their vehicle, an unregistered Mercedes saloon car for a search.
After a search of the suspects and vehicle, an English Beretta pistol with seven rounds of live ammunition was found in their possession. Investigation reveals that the suspects are cultists.
Meanwhile further investigation is ongoing to unravel more details about the suspects, their activities and source of firearm, suspects would be arraigned at the conclusion of investigation.
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Abiodun Alabi, fdc, once again assures residents of Lagos State of the unrelenting resolve of the Command to eradicate all forms of criminality in the State.