By Mobolaji Odunuga
Men of Special Anti Robbery Squad and the Department of Criminal Investigation and Intelligence of Ogun State police command have arrested and paraded 27 suspects who were apprehended for various offenses at different locations in Ogun state.
According to a statement signed by DSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Ogun State Police Command, two notorious cultists, Ahmed Olasunkanmi aka Ahmed the Killer, 25years and Sadiq Muili, 25years who are confirmed members of Aiye confraternity were arrested for armed robbery.
Other suspected cultists arrested for armed robbery are Adewale Olumide,28 years, Rafiu Oluwatosin,27 years, and Ifeanyi Idor,27 years.
Preliminary investigations revealed that the suspects have been involved in series of armed robbery including snatching of cars within major cities and along highways within and outside the state.
The command also arrested Ifeanyi Okeke,34 years,Abiodun Taiwo,39 years,Ola Hammed, 40years and Odion Ozasuwa,23 years who specializes in snatching of cars and robbery operations while Idris Adejuwon, 24 years and Muideen Bello, 26 years were arrested in connection with the August 5th Ijoko Otta killings.
According to the statement, additional 14 suspected cultists were arrested at Agbara area of the state.
The police have recovered almost 10 vehicles and 8 guns and several ammunition of different calibres from the suspects.