55 Cultists and Hoodlums Arrested After a Bloody Fight at Akpetedo, Lagos Island

The Lagos Command of the Nigerian Police Force has announced that 55 cultist and hoodlums have been arrested at Akpetedo in Lagos Island Local Government Area of Lagos State.

According to the announcement, the arrest followed a deadly fight among the cultists and hoodlum coupled by incessant complaints by residents of the area who were constantly being harassed by the miscreants.

It was also revealed that the arrest was carried out by the joint effort of members of the neighborhood corp and men of the Nigerian Police Force who raided the hideout of the hoodlums.

The Police command expressed hope that with the arrest of the miscreants, Akpetedo and its environs would witness relative peace. It also urged residents of Lagos to be security conscious and to report suspicious movements within their neighborhood to the law enforcement agency.