At least three traffic robbery suspects have been arrested by the police during separate operations in Okokomaiko and Ojo areas.
Police Public Relations Officer, Lagos Command, Bala Elkana, says the hoodlums had engaged the police in a gun battle.
He revealed that one of the hoodlums was fatally injured, two were arrested, while other gang members escaped.
Guns, live cartridges and motorcycles used for the robbery operation were recovered by the police.
Investigation is ongoing and the suspects will be charged to court.