Police operatives in Lagos have arrested a man who stole a motorcycle from a police post during the ENDSARS PROTESTS.
The spokesperson of the state police command, Olumuyiwa ADEJOBI, said in a statement that the suspect, Yusuf Saliu, was arrested on Monday.
The spokesperson said the motorcycle with Reg No. APP 476 Q was stolen at the Daleko area of Mushin during the protest, indicating that it was among the stolen bikes looted by hoodlums during the protest which turned violent.
According to him, Saliu was arrested based on his presence in the distruction of the Daleko police post.
He said the suspect was seen riding the motorcycle.
The Spokesperson said: “The police operatives attached to Mushin Division of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested one Yusuf Saliu, male, 32yrs of age, at Daleko Area, Mushin, with one of the suspected stolen motorcycles at the Dalemo Police Post during the violent ENDSARS PROTEST in Lagos State.
“The suspect was arrested on 22nd March 2021 at about 9:30 p.m., based on an intelligence on the activities and involvement of the suspect in the distruction of the Daleko Police Post.