A special police squad deployed to keep the streets of Lagos sanitized of all crimes which was codenamed Rapid Response Squad (RRS) has announced an arrest of a 20-year-old Gbolahan Olanrewaju for stealing seven AKT bulbs that were put in place to illuminate the Otedola Bridge.
The 20-year-old boy is said to have been responsible for the removal of the first set of 24-watt AKT bulbs that were recently installed under the same bridge some weeks ago. He was arrested at around 2:00 a.m. by the RRS Operatives.
"Around 2:00 a.m. Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (@rrslagos767 l) on patrol of Otedola Bridge arrested Gbolahan Olarewaju (20) for removing seven AKT Light illuminating under the bridge, Lagos State Rapid Response Team stated in a public statement released by the organization.
Speaking further RRS stated that "Many of the AKT Light with 24-watt fitting bulbs were removed weeks ago.
"They were replaced a few days later to re-illuminate the Under Bridge.
"Olanrewaju confessed that he removed the first fittings and also vandalized some of the facilities. He added that he handed over the items to his friend to assist him in selling them. He has been charged to court.
Tag: Lagos State
Written by Omooba Alekuwodo (omoobaalekuwodo)
Published 10/7/2023 1:37:29 AM