A traffic robber at Oshodi Swallowed his victim’s wedding ring after threatening to kill her.
The Operatives if the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) if the Lagos State Command in Oshodi nabbed the suspect alongside his accomplices on Friday, June 14, 2019.
Adebayo Taofeek, the ring swallowing Boy was arrested alongside Toheeb Tijani, in Oshodi-Oke shortly after robbing two ladies in a grey sienna bus of their gold earring and a set of wedding rings.
Speaking to the Police, the driver of the Sienna, who pleaded anonymity said;
“My colleague and I were coming from Anthony and heading to Ilasa for our association’s meeting.
Three of them (pointing to the suspects) came near our vehicle. There was traffic and we couldn’t turn anywhere. We were scared.
They said we should give them money for food. I reached out to my colleague to give me money.
“She gave me N100 which I handed over them. They rejected it. One of them said,‘eleyi ki I se owo ti wa’.
I told them this is what I have. One of them pulled my left ear and removed my earring”. She continued saying;
“Two of them turned to the other side of my vehicle. They threatened to waste us if we don’t give them money.
The Suspects has since then been transferred to Makonde Police Division, Oshodi and SCID, Yaba, Lagos.