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HERBALIST, FOUR ROBBERY SUSPECTS TERRORIZING ODEDA, OSIELE AND ITS ENVIRONS ARRESTED

Nigeria: The operatives of Special Anti-robbery Squad, SARS, Ogun State Command has arrested five armed robbery suspects terrorizing Osiele and its environs.

The suspects, who were arrested on 24th of July 2020, according to the Ogun police command spokeperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi are; Dayo Ajala ‘m’ 39yrs a.k.a Otege; Ismaila Badmus ‘m’ 35yrs a.k.a Obasanjo; Joseph Sunday ‘m’ 24yrs a.k.a J.J; Chuckwuemeka Paul 27yrs a.k.a Ejima and Okikiola Adeshina 46yrs (herbalist).

Oyeyemi stated they were all arrested following an information received by the SARS operatives about their hideout at Odeda area.

The crime burster, O/C SARS, CSP Tijani Muhammed on information, it was learnt led his men to the area and cordoned off the hideout and 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 new member into their fold.

Recovered from them are; one double barrel locally made short gun, one battle axe, two knives and assorted dangerous charms.

The state Commissioner of Police, Edward A. Ajogun has ordered full scale investigation into the activities of the suspects with the view to prosecute them diligently.

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