Operatives of the Anti Crime Patrol Team from Satellite Police Station in Lagos state has foiled an attempt by a car snatching syndicate and the ring leader, Francis Abubakar is cooling his feet in their custody.
The police noted that Abubakar was nabbed on August 9th, while trying to steal a Peugeot 307 salon car at Mosalachi area, along Lagos-Badagry expressway, in Mile 2 area.
DSP Bala Elkana, spokesman for the Command said that the police is on the trail of the other suspects.
“One locally-made shotgun was recovered from the suspect. The Peugeot 307 was recovered and handed over to the owner.
“SARS has taken over the case with a view to apprehending other members of the gang. Investigation is ongoing, suspect will be charged to court.”