Detectives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a fake soldier, Oluwatosin Gabriel during enforcement of the total ban on motorcycles in some parts of the state.
According to the Command’s PRO, Benjamin Hundeyin, a discreet investigation by the detectives also led to the arrest of a 35 year old supplier of the military uniforms, Nurudeen Agboola.
The items recovered from the fake soldier and his supplier were four pairs of military camouflage uniform, nine live cartridges, military identity cards, police accoutrements and charms.
Hundeyin said investigation is ongoing to establish the extent of their criminality, while plans are underway for their arraignment.
The statement by Hundeyin, indicated that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Alabi, while commending the detectives for a job well done, has charged officers and men of the Command to redouble efforts towards sustaining the safety and security existing in the state.