5th November, 2010
The police at Aguda Police Station in Lagos State, southwest Nigeria, have arrestedÂ two suspects armed with a dummy gun at 27A, Nuru Oniwo Street, Aguda.
The suspects, Ebere Obasi and Ebere Okeke, were alleged to be robbing their victimsÂ when a distress call was put across to the Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in chargeÂ of Aguda Police Station who immediately mobilized his anti-robbery team to theÂ scene. The team P.M.NEWS learnt arrested the duo.
During interrogation, it was discovered that the robbers were operating with a dummyÂ gun. A plastic bottle filed with acid, a hammer and a jack knife were also found onÂ the suspects.
The suspects were taken to Aguda Police Station for preliminary investigationsÂ before being transferred to the Lagos State Criminal Investigation DepartmentÂ (SCID), Panti, Yaba, where they are currently helping the police in theirÂ investigation.