Police arrest 3 suspected armed robbers in Ogun State.Adunni Adetola
￼The 3 suspects.
Operatives of the Ogun State police command on Saturday 7th of May 2022 arrested three members of an armed robbery syndicate after attacking and robbing a company in Ogijo area of the state.
The suspects are,
Shadrach Blessing 25 years,
Edibo Peter 25years,
and Osuwgu Oyebuchi 27 years, as confirmed by the Command spokesperson, DSP Abimbola, were arrested following a distress call received by policemen at Ogijo divisional headquarters that, suspected armed robbers have invaded Ruthfort Service Limited at Ikorodu Sagamu road Ogijo.
The robbers, who gained access to the company’s at about 2:45am through the fence, after cutting the security wire, held the security man on duty at gun point and ordered him to lie face down while they removed four industrial batteries.
“On receiving the distress call, the DPO Ogijo division, CSP Onatufeh Umoh, quickly led his patrol team to the scene where the robbers who have already escaped to the street were chased in collaboration with members of public and apprehended three amongst them, while others escaped.
Recovered from them are the four industrial batteries”, Oyeyemi stated.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, CP Lanre Bankole, has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspects to state criminal investigation and intelligence department for discreet investigation.