The two men were arrested on the 31st of December 2017 following a report from one Ijeoma, who complaint at Ojodu Abiodun Division that she was picked in a taxi by three men on 29/12/17 from Fela shrine Oregun Lagos to Iwo street Ojodu Abiodun on an agreed fees only for the men to forcefully dragged her down and have unlawful carnal knowledge of her after which they dispossessed her of her belongings.
She stated further that she sighted the three men at Adebayo area of Ojodu and was able to recognize them.
Upon her report, the DPO Ojodu Abiodun Sp Bamidele Job detailed detectives to the area where two of the suspects were arrested while the third one escaped. On interrogation, the suspects confessed to the crime.
Further investigation revealed that they have been involved in series of rape cases around that area, and that their mode of operation is to use Uber taxi to pick their victims to an isolated area where such victims are raped in turn before dispossessing them of their belongings.
Some of the victim’s properties such as necklace, phone and wrist watch were recovered from them.