Faces of 6 notorious cultists arrested while fighting over a newly purchased gun in Ogun (Photo)




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Six members a cult group have been nabbed while fighting over a gun they recently purchased in Ogun state.

They were arrested by the Ogun State on November 27, 2020, in Odogbolu area the state.

The state police spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, identified the six men as Aboyeji Oluwadamilare Isiwu Ikorodu, Adebiyi Mathew Aleke Ikorodu, Jacob Solomon Aleke Ikorodu, Iliasu Jubril of Isiwu Ikorodu, Olubanjo Segun of Odo Iselu Odogbolu and Samuel Olaniyan of Odo-Iselu Odogbolu.

“They were all apprehended when the four Ikorodu-based cultists came to meet the two Odogbolu to foment trouble as a result of a gun transaction between the two groups.

“Investigations revealed the Ikorodu based contracted Samuel Olaniyan to purchase a locally made pistol for them, and when the gun delivered, they discovered the pistol serviceable; hence they came full force to deal the Odogbolu based cultists for betraying trust,” Oyeyemi disclosed.

While the pandemonium going on, it learnt a distress call was made to Odogbolu police division, consequent upon, the , SP Awoniyi Adekunle quickly led his men to the scene where the six were apprehended.

It was learnt locally-made pistol and two live cartridges were recovered from the suspects.

Meanwhile, the Ogun State , CP Edward A. Ajogun, has directed that the suspects and exhibits be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for discreet investigation and to charge them to court on conclusion of the investigation.

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