Lagos - The Lagos State Police Command has smashed a robbery syndicate which specialised in using police emblem during operation, arresting five suspected members of the gang and recovered two pump action guns and two pistol from them, Vanguard reports.
The suspects were arrested alongside 35 other robbery suspects that have been terrorising the state.
The command boss, Fatai Owoseni while parading the suspects on Tuesday, disclosed that 40 notorious armed robbery suspects who have been terrorising residents were arrested by the police in different parts of the state.
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The police recovered 27 different types of firearms; some of the weapons were abandoned during police stop and search.
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- News 24