A young Nigerian man, whose name is, identified as Osha Ojota was arrested in the evening of Thursday, July 12, while trying to pick the pocket of an official of the Rapid Response Squad.
The RRS confirmed the incident and released the photograph of the alleged robber on its social media handle.
The security agency said the unnamed man would be well fed, and spend the night with its officials before he is transferred on Friday, July 13, for possible prosecution.
“This lad just picked the pocket of an undercover RRS officer on surveillance duty around Alausa Ikeja.
“He was caught in the act and arrested. He will be spending the night with us and we will make sure he’s well served food before his transfer tomorrow,” the statement said.