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.