Ogun State Police arrests five robbery suspects terrorising Osiele
The Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) in Ogun State have arrested five suspected robbers terrorising Osiele community and its environs.
The spokesperson of the Ogun State Police Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi said the suspects were arrested following information received by the SARS operatives about their hideout in Odeda area.
“Upon the information, the O/C SARS, CSP Tijani Muhammed led his men to the area and cordoned off the hideout, at the end of the operation, four members of the gang were apprehended; their arrest led to the arrest of their herbalist who they claimed is their godfather that used to fortify them spiritually whenever they are going out for operation and also used to initiate a new member into their fold,” Oyeyemi said per Vanguard.
“The suspects arrested are Dayo Ajala, (a.k.a Otege), Ismaila Badmus (a.k.a Obasanjo), Joseph Sunday (a.k.a J.J), Chuckwuemeka Paul (a.k.a Ejima) and Okikiola Adeshina, who is a herbalist.
“A double-barrel shotgun, one battle axe, two knives and assorted dangerous charms were recovered from the suspects.
“The State Commissioner of Police, CP Edward Ajogun has ordered a full-scale investigation into the activities of the suspects with the view to prosecuting them diligently.”