Two men have been arrested with two locally made guns in Lagos by Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad, RRS.
The suspects; 20-year-old Daniel Ojoh and 27-year-old Kudus Ahmed were arrested in Lekki and Ojota, Lagos, respectively, with two locally made guns in their possession.
The Police Spokesperson in Lagos, SP. Benjamin Hundeyin said the suspects were arrested by Commander, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi-led RRS, upon receipt of credible information from the public.
According to the Police, Daniel Ojoh was arrested at his workshop in Alagutan on Saturday, February 18, 2023, and a locally made gun with two live cartridges were recovered from him.
Also, Kudos Ahmed was arrested underneath Ojota Bridge at about 4:00 p.m on Sunday, February 19, 2023, after he was stopped on suspicion by RRS bike riders on patrol, a locally made gun and charms were recovered from his bag, the Police say.
Both suspects are currently assisting the police in ongoing investigations.
Meanwhile, CSP. Olayinka Egbeyemi, urged the officers to intensify patrol of the state, and also directed that the suspects be transferred to the Command Headquarters for further investigation and prosecution.