The Lagos State Police Command says detectives attached to Sagamu Road Division, have apprehended one wanted serial killer cultist, Segun Agodo in Odongunyan area of Ikorodu, Lagos.
The state police Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi said the detectives were led by the Divisional Police Officer, Sagamu Road, Ikorodu, on Sunday, 4th April, 2021, at about 10am, when the suspect was nabbed.
Adejobi said Segun, a senior member of Eye Confraternity, had been on the run for a while since he got the wind that he had been declared wanted by the police for his atrocities in Ikorodu area of Lagos.
He, however said the suspect was sighted in Ikorodu on the 4th April, 2021, while the DPO Sagamu Road Division and his men were on surveillance patrol around Ikorodu.
The state police spokesman added that the suspect, who has been fingered in many murder cases, including alleged killing of a policeman, in Ikorodu, was arrested and he was in possession of two locally-made revolver pistols, each loaded with seven and fourteen rounds of cartridges, one axe, cutlasses and assorted charms.
Adejobi stated that similarly, the police detectives attached to Alakuko Division of the command, on 2nd April, 2021, at about 5.30am, arrested one Sola Akinwole, where the suspect and his gang members were robbing at a car/motorcycles shop located at AMJE Bus Stop, Alakuko Area of Lagos.
He said the detectives raced to the scene while responding to a distress call from the shop.
Adejobi said the suspected armed robbers had shot one of the guards at the shop, Tairu Baba, before the police arrived the scene.
He explained that one locally-made pistol and four cartridges were recovered from the suspect.