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RRS Nab Two Fraudsters in Lagos

Two suspected fraudsters, believed to be members of group that is specialised in hypnotising and robbing members of the public along Lekki Ajah expressway, have been apprehended by the Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command.
The two suspects, Ojo Dauda, 30, and Segun Olatoye, 36, were arrested on Monday at about 1:00pm. after one of their victims spotted them and alerted the RRS patrol.
The suspects were said to have recently swindled one Abayomi Ayoola, 28, on the same expressway.
Ayoola said that the suspects accosted him after he dropped his boss’s wife at a shopping plaza, along New Road and went to deposit money in the bank.
“One of the suspects accosted and asked if he knew one man called Baba Ijebu. As we were talking, suddenly, another guy met us at the same spot; I later got to know that they were working together. In fact, I don’t know how they took me to Alpha Beach, where my Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card was collected. They used credit card to withdraw N15, 000 from my accounts.
“Before, that, they took a sum of N30, 000, which I had on me, and a Q10 Blackberry and a Nokia phone. They abandoned me and they took to their heels,” Ayoola narrated.
The victim added that after he was robbed, he was on a watch out for them until he spotted them again on Monday on the same road.
“Since then, I have kept a tab on them. When I saw them again on that same spot on Monday,
March 28th, 2016, I rushed and call the RRS operatives working within axis, to assist
me in arresting them. I thank God that they were eventually arrested,”.
According to the a member of the RRS team, “the victim approached us while we were on routine patrol along the expressway and told said some group of men collected his belongings.
“Instantly, we followed him to the spot where the two suspects were apprehended”, the police

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