At about 15.30hrs, on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, , along Billings way, Oregun Ikeja Lagos State. The state patrol policemen on a motorbike from Alausa Police Station, while on duty, sighted two men whom they approached for a check, but rather than submitting themselves to security scrutiny, they took to their heels.
The police riders chased after the fleeing men and arrested one of them.
During interrogation, the culprit who identified his name as Ifeanyi Owoh narrated that their mission in the industrial estate was to rob a business man whom they learnt was in town for a transaction with a notable automobile company in the area.
When searched, one locally made pistol, three live cartridges and a dagger were recovered from him.
The CP has commended the efforts of the Anti Crime Unit of Alausa Division and urged other Divisions in the state to ensure they dominate criminal elements in their areas of responsibility in order to maintain the low crime rate in the state.
Meanwhile, efforts are on to arrest his fleeing accomplice.