Six suspected burglars have been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command in the Ikoyi area of the state. The suspects were sharing their loot when they were arrested by police operatives.
The men, identified as Friday Eze, Stanley Ejiofor, Femi Miracle, Raphael Ijoha, Emmanuel Omojuwa and Daniel Thomas, were arrested by men of the Ikoyi Police Division on Tuesday, August 9.
The police said the gang, which was notorious for breaking into houses and stealing valuables, had other members who escaped arrest.
Aaround 10pm, the gang members allegedly burgled some houses on Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, and drove away in a car to a junction in the area to share the loot.
A source said operatives, who were on patrol, observed the suspects sharing the stolen items in the car and arrested them.