Lagos: FCID arrest 4 suspects involve in criminal conspiracy, forgery, others

Operatives of detectives of the Force Criminal Investigation Department (FCID) have apprehended four suspects involved in criminal conspiracy, forgery of police certificate including other documents, and obtaining money under false presence among others Lagos.

The suspects were identified as Osinowo Olujimi Obafemi, 35; Sebastine Olamide, 21; Shittu Babatunde, 25  and Bilal Yekeen, 25 years .

According to the Police spokesperson of the annex, Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP, Mayegun Aminat, upon receiving a complaint from Mrs Shonekan Rukayat Mojisola FCID Annex operative attached to X-Squad took swift action .This led to the arrest of  Osinowo Olujimi Obafemi “M” 35 years ,Sebastine Olamide, 21years ,Shittu Babatunde, 25 years  and Bilal Yekeen, 25 years”

“I was called to update the Nigerians on a recent major investigative breakthrough by detectives of the Force Criminal Investigation Department (FCID Annex), Alagbon, Lagos. Detectives of Force Criminal Investigation Department Annex Lagos have successfully apprehended four suspects involved in criminal conspiracy, forgery of police character certificate including other documents, and obtaining money under false pretence among others”

“The investigating team conducted a search on the premises at N0. 267 Igbosere Road,off Obalende Area Lagos Island ,Lagos state. uncovering a plethora of fraudulent documents, including fake police character certificates ,seven medical report  issued from LASUTH belonging to several individuals, sixty-five fake international driving permits ,eighteen international driving license permit forms with different pictures and belonging to different persons, one pack of both booklet of the traffic foreign vehicle regulation license among others” she said.

She stated that further investigation confirmed suspects’ involvement in a criminal racket involving issuance of the fake police character certificate that led to the 10-years ban of Mrs Shonekan upon the presentation of the at the Uk Embassy. They also admitted to issuing forged document to several individuals.

 Meanwhile, the Assistant Inspector General (AIG) FCID Annex Lagos, AIG Idowu Owohunwa has emphasizes the importance of Nigerians reporting criminal activities, saying offender will face the full wrath of the law.