Men of the Ogun state police command have arrested a suspected armed robber identified as Isikilu Moses in the early hours of Friday, April 8.
It was gathered that he was arrested while carrying out a robbery operation at Joju area of Sango ota.
The arrest is confirmed in a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi.
“The suspect was arrested following a distress call received by policemen at Sango divisional headquarters, that armed robbers have invaded Adebeshi street, off Joju road, Sango ota, and dispossessing members of the community of their belongings at gun point.
“Upon the distress call, the DPO Sango division, SP Saleh Dahiru, quickly moblised his patrol team and moved to the scene.
“On sighting the policemen, the hoodlums took to their heels, but they were hotly chased and one amongst them by name Isikilu Moses was apprehended.
“Recovered from him are; one locally-made pistol and two mobile phones belonging to their victims.