EARLY MORNING ROBBER CAUGHT AT AGEGE RAILWAY
It was a thing of joy for residents of Agege and its environ as vigilante group caught an alleged Armed Robber
In the early hour of today, other members of the gang are said to be on the run.
According to eye witnesses and residents, a gang of Armed Robbers always attack workers on their ways to work around the area every morning, dispossessing them of their bags, phones, Money, laptops and other valuables.
According to them robbers often harass their victims with guns and cutlasses to compel them to surrender money and valuables, any victim not cooperating is seriously injured. The robbers are said to be having their hideout under the rock somewhere on the railway off old Abeokuta road, Agege, Lagos.
Area boys in the environment said the residents in the area have assumed they are responsible for the robbery incidents in the area, to clear their names, they therefore formed themselves to vigilante groups to fish out the robbers, getting out as early as possible before the rush hour to hunt for the Criminals. Today, their efforts yielded a good result as they caught the gang leader of the robbery gang after serious search.
As at the time our correspondent got to the scene of the incident, the yet to be identified robber has been beaten and injured by the angry residents and vigilante groups, he would have been lynched if not for the timely arrival of Police Men from isokoko, police station Agege.