Ondo - Eleven suspected cultists were at the weekend arrested in Owo local
government area of Ondo State by men of the State police anti-crime team, Vanguard reports.
The suspects were arrested after the completion of their initiations as
members of Aye confraternity in a bush along Owo/Ifon road.
A police source disclosed that the boys were brought from Uzeba community in
the neigbouring Edo State for initiation and they were arrested while returning
to their place in two golf cars.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Femi Joseph said the
suspects had confessed that they were in Owo community for initiation.
Joseph noted that the composure of the suspects and the blood stained
polythene bags found on them, aroused suspicion leading to their arrest and
detention at the police station.
The police spokesman, however, said the suspects would soon be charged to
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