A 51-year-old man identified as Mr, Abiodun Adeleye was arrested by the enforcement team of the Lagos State Task Force to have impersonated himself as an official of the Agency and extorted N3,000 from innocent motorist under Mile 12 bridge.
He was arrested under Mile 12 bridge after he had illegally arrested owner of a Toyota Camry car and collected N3000 as bribe.
Mr. Abiodun Adeleye claimed to have started 10 months ago extorting money from innocent motorists around ketu to Mile 12 area and that he made N5000 to N10000 daily from this illegal acts.
The Agency recovered a Motorola GP 340 security walkie-talkie from him
Members of the public are hereby enjoined to be vigilant about activities of these touts particularly traffic officials of Local Government illegally enforcing the Lagos State Road Traffic Law of 2012.