A suspected dreaded cult group based in Ikorodu, Lagos state were on Saturday, November 27, 2020 arrested in the Odogbolu area of Ogun State. The six (6) suspected cultists were said to have started a fight, causing unrest in the area over a purchase of an unserviceable locally made pistol before they were rounded up.

It was revealed that the Ikorodu based suspected cultists contracted one Olaniyan Samuel to purchase a locally made pistol for them, and when they discovered after, the gun was delivered to them that the pistol is not serviceable they went to Odogbolu with the intension of punishing their partner in crime, Samuel for betraying their trust by purchasing a useless gun for them.

According to information, while the chaos was going on, a distress call was made to Odogbolu police division which made the DPO, SP Awoniyi Adekunle quickly lead his men to the scene where the six suspects were rounded up and apprehended.

Aboyeji Oluwadamilare, Adebiyi Mathew, Jacob Solomon and Iliasu Jubril are the suspected cultists from the Ikorodu of Lagos state while Olubanjo Segun and Samuel Olaniyan resides in Odo-Iselu Odogbolu area of Ogun state where they were all apprehended.

Recovered from them is a locally made pistol and two live cartridges.

Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Edward A. Ajogun has directed that the suspected cultists and exhibits be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for discreet investigation with the view to charge them to court on conclusion of the investigation.


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