The Lagos State Police Command, on Tuesday, said it arrested 58 suspected hoodlums terrorizing the Agarawu, Ita Faaji, Igbosere areas of Lagos Island.
Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, made this known in a statement, stressing that the command will continue to intensify efforts to restore normalcy in the affected areas.
“The miscreants and gangsters in the areas have severally attacked and damaged peoples’ properties while some allegedly lost their lives to their various criminal activities,” Adejobi stated.
Adejobi said the 53 male suspects and five female suspects were arrested.
He also said the Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has directed that the suspects be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba for proper investigation and prosecution.