Police have arrested a robbery suspect Adeolu Bankole dressed in the uniform of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).

Bankole was said to have broken into the apartment of some students of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ayetoro campus, and robbed them of their phones and laptop at gunpoint.

The students reported the robbery attack to the police and detectives arrested him on Friday, it was said on Monday.

Police spokesman Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the arrest of the suspect in a release, said the Area Commander Anthony Haruna detailed his detectives to go after him.

Abimbola sais detectives recovered a bag containing six phones, one laptop, a pair of civil defence uniforms and a local pistol.

Two other stolen phones and a wristwatch were also found on him, police said, adding that the complainants have all identified Bankole as the person who robbed them.

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