A Lagos messenger, one 26-year-old Francis Obey, and his friend, Emmanuel Abah, 21 are arrested on Christmas by men of the Ogun State Police Command.
Police said the duo was arrested “while eloping with a motorbike belonging to their employer’s company.”
The police said they need earlier received a distress signal from a Lagos-based company at the command’s room that a messenger with the corporate, who was sent to deliver an item to a client had eloped with the item and therefore the motorcycle.
It was gathered that the said rider headed towards Sagamu-Ore road with the stolen bike.
Upon the knowledge, policemen along that axis were duly mobilized to get on the design out for the motorcycle.
“At about 12:30 am, policemen attached to Ogbere division sighted the motorcycle at J4 area with two occupants and that they were promptly arrested.
“The two suspects are currently being detained at the station while the motorcycle had been recovered, the Ogun police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi told NAIJASET
The State Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun has ordered the state CIID to research the difficulty for onward transfer to the Lagos State Police Command, which is that the jurisdiction of the crime.