Officers of the Lagos State Police Command have successfully nabbed a fake soldier identified as “Oluwatosin Gabriel” during the enforcement of the total ban on motorcycles in some local government of the state.
A forensic investigation by the detectives led to the arrest of the supplier of the military uniforms identified as “Nurudeen Agboola” ‘m’ aged 35.
According to the police, some items were also recovered from the fake soldier and his supplier which includes: four pairs of military camouflage uniform, nine live cartridges, military identity cards, police accouterments and charms.
Confirming their arrest to journalists, “SP Benjamin Hundeyin”, spokesperson of the state police command, says an investigation is ongoing to establish the extent of their criminality. Suspects would be arraigned at the conclusion of an investigation immediately.