Lagos Police recover actor Fred Amata’s snatched car
Detectives from the Lagos State Police command have recovered a Lexus jeep belonging to popular actor, Fred Amata, snatched from him by gunmen at Fadeyi area two weeks ago.
The vehicle was stolen on Saturday June 25, 2016, and was recovered yesterday at Ejigbo area of Lagos.
The Lagos State Police command spokesperson, Dolapo Badmos, a Superintendent of Police (SP), said, “The eagle eyed policemen who spotted the vehicle with some male occupants gave it a hot chase. The men, realizing they were being trailed by the police, abandoned the vehicle and fled.”
The actor and President of Directors Guild of Nigeria (DGN), Amata, was robbed of the car at gunpoint, according to his friend and colleague, Matthias Obahiagbon.
Narrating the incident on Facebook, Obahiagbon said, “He was on his way back from a business dinner on behalf of his guild. As he waited almost endlessly for the street gate to be opened by the security guards, some four fierce looking gun-toting men