Abuja - The Ogun State Police Command have arrested more
than 20 alleged cultists and perpetrators of violent crime in the state.
Operatives attached to the Special Anti Robbery Squad and
the Department of Criminal Investigation and Intelligence apprehended the
suspects at different locations in the state.
According to Olumuyiwa Adejobi, the State Police Public
Relation Officer, the command had been on the trail of the alleged cultists
involved in many killings and crimes in Ijebu.
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He said preliminary investigations revealed that the
cultists had been involved in series of armed robbery including snatching of
cars within major cities and along highways.
Adejobe said two of the suspects were confirmed members
of Aiye confraternity for armed robbery recently.
Adejobe said the command also arrested another set of
armed robbers who specialize in snatching cars and robbery operations.
Police have also recovered almost 10 vehicles and 8 guns and several ammunition of different
calibres from the suspects and arrested
additional 14 suspected cultists from Agbara.
- CAJ News