The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has directed operatives of the Rapid Response Squad to impound vehicles with covered number plates in the state.
This development was revealed in a statement issued by the Head of Public Affairs Unit, Rapid Response Squad, Femi Moliki.
In the statement titled, ‘Sanwo-Olu orders police to impound vehicles with covered number plate’, Moliki said, “Five of the vehicles have been transferred to the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences. The sixth, a Mercedes Benz, ML 350 was intercepted and impounded in Victoria Island by the officers of the squad around 9:30 p.m. yesterday (Saturday).
“The driver of the vehicle, one Adam Oluremi, 32, threatened and mobilised a military man to shoot the officers. The officers professionally de-escalated the crisis and successfully towed vehicle to RRS Headquarters.”