The operatives of lagos state Rapid Response Squad have arrested a man who was pretending to be a soldier and a thief who stole a phone from a corps member .
The fake soldier was apprehended along mobolaji bank Anthony way near muritala Mohammed airport ,ikeja . The man identified as yusuf Quadri ,22, from ogun state was arrested during a stop and search by the rapid response Squad officers .
The suspect was driving on a restricted area along the airport road in his commercial tricycle popularly known as KekeNapep, when he was stopped by the police officers .Yusuf told the police officers he was a military man but a little investigation revealed yusuf was impersonating.
Yusuf who is just a primary school certificate holder ,confessed during questioning that he stole the military uniform he was wearing from a newly promoted officer.
In another news , Emeka ohiaeri , a robbery suspect had on wensday around 8pm snatched a mobile phone from a youth corps member who was caught in lagos traffic .
Unknown to him ,men of the RRS saw him stole the phone and trailed him to where he was standing with his friends before arresting him .
The phone was taken from him and handed over to the owner .