The Lagos state police has been said to have arrested a man named Yusuf Saliu, for being in possession of a motorcycle that was stolen during the #EndSARS crisis due to when a police station was evaded.
Many police stations in the state were raided by thugs who hijacked During the #EndSARS protest in October 2020,many police stations were raided by thugs.In which some police officers were killed and they looted the stations armory and also carting away some of the vehicles of the stations raided.
On Thursday, March 25, the spokesperson of the state police command,CSP Ademuyiwa Adejobi stated that the suspect was found riding the motorcycle.
“The Lagos state police command operatives attached to Mushin have arrested one Yusuf Saliu, m, 32, at Daleko Area, Mushin, with one of the suspected stolen motorcycles at the Dalemo Police Station during EndSARS protest in Lagos State,” the statement reads.
The suspect was said to be arrested on 22nd March, 2021, at about 9.30pm, based on the intelligence on the activities and involvement of the suspect in the vandalisation of the Daleko Police Post; and the suspect was seen riding the bike with Reg No. APP 476 Q.
The bike in quote has been recovered and the case has been transferred to the Command’s Special Squad for further investigation on the order of the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu.