Uber Driver Attack: Lagos Police Arrests 2 Suspects, Recover Car

Hyacinth Chinweuba

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two suspected armed robbers who attacked one Uber driver named Utibe, m, on 20th September  2020, at 11.30pm, and snatched his Toyota Corola car with Reg. No LND 448 GH at Abijo GRA, Ibeju Lekki.

According to spokesman of the Command, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, “On the receipt of the distress call, the Area Commander Area J, Ajah, despatched a team to the scene and traced the snatched car to Mayfair Garden, Ibeju Lekki,  where the suspects were arrested, driver rescued and the car recovered. The Police also recovered one axe, stained with blood, and one knife from the suspects. ”

Adejobi, said thendriver, who was seriously injured, is receiving treatment at a hospital within Lagos State and recuperating.

The Commissioner of Police Lagos State, CH Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered for discreet investigation into the case, while he warned those who are planning to engage in criminal acts or have been involved in one crime or the other to desist and flee Lagos State , or else, they meet their waterloo  in no time.

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