Operatives of Ogun state Police Command on the 19th of September 2022 apprehended five (5) men for robbing a company at Sango ota, in Ado-odo Ota local government area of Ogun state.
The suspects, Umar Haruna, Abbah Yahaya, Muritala Umar, Wale Fadeyi and Segun Olofinmade were arrested, following a distress call received by policemen at Sango divisional headquarters around 12:30 midnight, that a group of armed robbers numbering about ten, and armed with cutlasses had forcefully gained entrance into Balita Company and charting away motor engines from the company’s warehouse.
DPO Sango division, SP Saleh Dahiru after receiving the information, mobilized his men and swifted to action.
On sighting the policemen, the hoodlums who came with a Mitsubishi Canter bus with registration number LSR 414 YF took to their heels but were chased and five (5) amongst them were apprehended while others escaped.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the robbery incident was masterminded by the former Chief Security officer of the company who was relieved of his duty about three (3) months ago. The said former Chief security officer is presently on the run.
Recovered from them are a Mitsubishi Canter bus loaded with ten motor engines and cutlasses.
While confirming the arrest of the robbers, Ogun Police Command image maker, SP Abimbola Oyeyemi stated that the Commissioner of Police, CP Lanre Bankole, has directed that the case be
transferred to State Criminal Investigation Departments for discreet investigation and has equally ordered a massive manhunt for the fleeing former Cief Security Officer with the view to bring him to justice.
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