POLICE ARREST EX-CONVICT FOR ALLEGEDLY STEALING TWO GENERATORS
Officials of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) have arrested an ex-convict allegedly working as a guard at Ojota New Garage for being in possession of two suspected stolen 2.8 KVA generators.
The suspect, Yekini Opeyemi was arrested near Odo-Iya Alaro, Ojota in the company of others (now at large) trying to load one Firman and one Tigmax generator, 2.8 KVA each, into a Volkswagens Golf car. The driver on sighting the police officers sped off, leaving Yekini behind.
Investigation revealed that Yekini, who arrived Lagos last week and was employed as a security guard at Ojota New Garage could not give satisfactory explanation about the generator when accosted.
Further investigations also revealed that Yekini has been imprisoned on four different occasions over separate incidents.