Fake Traffic Hawker Robs Lagos Motorist

Kayode Oluwole, a man who disguises as a hawker in traffic, has been arrested for robbing motorists in Lagos. The 27-year-old suspect was arrested on Saturday by the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) after he used a hammer to smash a car’s side window and stole two phones and a handbag.

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Olayinka Egbeyemi, the task force Chairman, said the suspect had been arrested in the Oshodi area of the state. He said he had confessed to committing the crime and would be charged to court. He stated that the owner of the recovered items has been called to pick her belongings at the task force’s office.

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Hadizatu Jiddah, the victim, commended the operatives for their prompt action.

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