Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Police Command in Lagos State, have arrested three suspected vandals in the Tom Jones area of the state, and recovered a mini-bus, two carts and bridge railings
The command’s spokesperson, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the arrest in a statement on Tuesday in Lagos.
He said that the suspects were arrested at 2:45 p.m. on Saturday during RRS operatives’ routine patrol of the area.
“The suspects fled and abandoned a Suzuki mini-bus popularly called ‘Korope’ with registration number BDG 315 YA upon sighting the police.
“Also left behind by the suspected vandals were two carts, bars of aluminum railings suspected to have been cut from the Third Mainland Bridge, a hammer and a hand saw,” he said.
According to the police image maker in the state, the arrests came on the heels of other recent and similar ones made by the CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi-led RRS operatives.
He said that the suspects had been charged to court.