NEWLY APPOINTED FESTAC DPO, CSP IWASOKUN BUSTS ARMED ROBBERY GANG 24 HOURS AFTER RESUMPTION
Barely 24 hours after the resumption the of newly appointed DPO Festac, CSP Femi Iwasokun, has burst a robbery gang at Aboju Round About of Festac Area, Lagos.
In a Press Statement by the State Command’s Public Relations Officer, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi Stated, “Barely 24 hours after his resumption the newly appointed DPO Festac, CSP Femi Iwasokun, has burst a robbery syndicate at Aboju Round About of Festac and recovered one locally-made pistol from them.”
“The Anti Crime Squad despatched by the Divisional Police Officer, while on patrol, intercepted some suspected armed robbers on a motorcycle around Aboju Round About, along Badagry Expressway, Lagos State, on Tuesday 30th March, 2021 at about 9am. One Adewale Sadiq, m, 37, of no fixed address, was arrested with a locally-made pistol, while others fled.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered that the suspects be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba, for proper investigation, while he directed that the fleeing suspected members of the armed robbery gang be tracked and arrested as all hands must be on deck to get Lagos State rid of criminals and hoodlums.
CP Hakeem Odumosu however reiterated his zero tolerance for crimes and social vices in the state and urged criminals and hoodlums to steer clear of the state as the command will leave no stone unturned to suppress them and their antics.