Monday, April 15, 2024

Fake soldier arrested in Lagos riverine community


Personnel connected to the Isheri-Osun Police Division have arrested an alleged faux Sergeant Main, RSM, who was totally clad in army camouflage.

The police nabbed the suspect, Femi Balogun round 3pm on Saturday at Ijegun, a riverine neighborhood infamous for pipeline vandalism and haven for vicious criminals.

It was gathered that the suspect, alleged to have been on the needed checklist of the Nigerian Military, was arrested by operatives on visibility patrol alongside Fagbile Property in Ijegun.

The Police spokesman, SP Benjamin Hundeyin confirmed the suspect’s arrest.

In response to him, the army had been contacted and Balogun was confirmed to be a faux soldier upon interrogation.

Hundeyin additional said that the suspect can be charged to courtroom on the conclusion of investigation.

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