By Esther Onyegbula
Soldiers attached to 174 Battalion, Ikorodu, Lagos, yesterday, arrested a notorious pipeline vandal at Arepo creeks, Ogun State, while he was with some girls.
The suspect, according to the Commanding Officer of the battalion, Lt. Colonel Julius Ogbobe, is a member of the notorious gang involved in vandalising pipelines within Arepo and its environs in Lagos State.
Ogbobe said: “The suspect, identified as General F, and his concubines were arrested early this morning (yesterday) in the creeks around Arepo in Ikorodu.”
It was learned that General F was shot while attempting to escape during the early morning encounter. Items recovered from him include one AK-47 riffle, three magazines and 60 rounds of ammunition.