The police operatives attached to Alakuko Police Station, Lagos State have arrested four suspected armed robbers terrorising the residents of the area.
The suspects were arrested on Tuesday, November 24 with the support of the residents while operating around 12am.
The suspects have been terrorising and dispossessing residents of AMJE Bus Stop, Ajegunle, Masalasi and Dalemo communities in Alakuko Area of Lagos State of their belongings.
Police spokesperson, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said in a statement on Wednesday that one locally made pistol with four life cartridges was recovered from them.
The police gave the names of the suspects as Suleiman Babajide, 26 Years Old, Mustapha Michael (25), Daniel Gideon (23) and Olalekan Adesina (26).
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu ordered that the suspects be transferred to State CID, Panti, for a thorough investigation.
He charged other police stations and operatives in the command to make Lagos unconducive for criminals and miscreants to operate or hibernate particularly during the Yuletide.