A mild drama occurred yesterday along the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, by Ile-Zik, when some detectives attached to the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja, arrested a suspected lunatic who has been leaving in a secluded area.
This is coming barely 48-hour after a street sweeper uncovered the den of some ritualists at Adebayi Street, Ijaiye area of Lagos. Seven persons have since been arrested for their alleged involvement in the activities around the ritualists’ den
Meanwhile, yesterday’s incident took a different dimension when the detectives recovered several items include female cloths, bra, pants, shoes and several other from the man’s abode.
The arrest which drew the attention of passer-by, caused heavy vehicular movement along the busy Lagos Abeokuta expressway.
A police source said all the items found at the place have since been kept as exhibits pending the outcome of medical examination which would be conducted on the suspect.
Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, (PPRO), Olarinde Famous-Cole, who confirmed the arrest said it was part of the command’s effort to rid the metropolis of all forms of criminality.