A vulcaniser has been arrested after robbing his neighbour of almost N1,750,000
The police has arrested a Vulcaniser identified as Jelili Dimeji, for committing armed robbery.
Jelili, led a 30 man gang to rob his neighbour known as Oladipupo Audu of properties worth, N1,750,000.
Both men are reported to live in Ijegun part of Lagos. It was learnt that Jelili and his gang members traced Audu and a friend he was driving with to Ijegun road where he was waylaid and robbed.
The gang members who are at lare were said to have snatched Audu’s Toyota Camry, taken his gold jewellery which is estimated at about N1,450,000 and a cash sum of N300,000.
Narrating his experience to the police, Audu said Jelili stopped his gang members when they wanted to kill him saying they wee neighbours.
My friend and I were going to buy a ram and foodstuffs around 5am on September 24 when we saw some men flagging down my car. They were about 30 in number. They wanted to kill me, but Jelili (Dimeji) cautioned them and told them we were brothers in the community.They collected my car, gold necklace, two gold rings a gold bracelet and a sum of N300,000. But the car has been recovered.