By Bode Akinbode, Ibadan
Two suspected armed robbers were on Wednesday arrested within the Oyo State Government secretsriat after stealing a sum of N500,00 .The suspects , it was gathered, had stolen the said amount from a car parked at the premises of the Bureau of Physical Planning.
Eyewitness account revealed that the suspects trailed the victim from a commercial bank where she had withdrawn the money.The victim had on suspicion that she was being trailed packed the car in front of the bureau and hid somewhere to watch them from a distance.
The victim later raised alarm when she noticed that the suspects had broken the side glass of the car to remove the cash.
The alarm raised by the victim attracted sympathisers who later pursued the suspects before two of them were arrested.
The alleged stolen cash alongside an ash colour Lexus jeep were said to have been recovered from the suspects.
The suspects were severely beaten by the angry mob and later handed over to policemen from Agodi police station.
The policemen who promised to arrest the suspect at large has moved the suspects to their station.