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Lagos Police Apprehend Notorious Highway Traffic Robber



By Mohammed Adekola


A notorious traffic robber, identified as Ali has been arrested by the police in the Ikate area of Lekki, Lagos State.


The suspect, according to a statement from the state police command, was apprehended while carrying out his nefarious activities.

The force spokesperson, Benjamin Hundeyin, said Ali was arrested following a collaboration between vigilant residents and the police.

Hundeyin stated that preliminary investigation reveals that the suspect, who posed as a beggar on the Lekki-Epe expressway, terrorised unsuspecting motorists and robbed them of their cash and valuables under the threat of violence.

“The suspect will be arraigned on the outcome of investigation,” Hundeyin said.