Police arrest five Suspects over plans to rob Lagos banks
The Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) on Friday reported the capture of five presumed equipped criminals who had wanted to assault a few banks in Lagos.
The IRT Commander, ACP Abba Kyari, said the captured suspects likewise taken part in the executing of four policemen and an Army Captain in Ikorodu in April, this year.
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The administrator said that the suspects were captured at Ikorodu and Ajah regions of Lagos State, as they idealized the arranged assaults on the banks.
He said their capture was a piece of the IGP Ibrahim Idris’ push to kill the risk postured on Lagos by the famous new aggressor pioneer called America.
As indicated by him, America was likewise in charge of a week ago’s grab of school youngsters in Epe.
“Five key individuals from the famous aggressor aggregate driven by America, who have idealized arrangements to assault and loot five banks in Lagos have been captured in Ikorodu and Ajah ranges of Lagos state.
“They were altogether captured following a few days of tenacious subsequent meet-ups by the IRT.
“Four of the captured suspects are aggressors, who were sent by their group pioneer, America, to overview the banks.
“The group was likewise to contract two operational transports that will be utilized to pass on the activists to and from the stream banks, to the business banks.
“The fifth suspect is a security man in one of the banks focused to be looted,” Kyari claimed.
The leader, notwithstanding, noticed that the banks focused on were situated in Lekki and Ajah territories of Lagos state.
He said that the presumes admitted to have picked the focused on banks in view of their closeness to the waterway banks.
“All suspects captured have admitted to the arranged burglaries and affirmed that they were sent by America, their supervisor in the rivers, to study the banks, together with the bank security man who purportedly conveyed the employment to the aggressors.
“Additionally, America had settled Thursday, June 1, as the date for the assault on the banks, before his young men were captured by the IRT.
“The suspects are collaborating with investigators in the examinations,” Kyari included.