Police Apprehend Five Suspects, Recover Two Cars In Ogun

Date: 07-12-2023 12:18 pm (2 months ago) | Author: onuigbo felicia
- at 7-12-2023 12:18 PM (2 months ago)
(f)

Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested five new suspects in connection with the recent robbery attacks and killings in some parts of the state, particularly at the Gateway Polytechnic, Saapade.

The command also announced that it recovered two Lexus cars stolen during the recent robbery attacks.

The state Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Alamutu, disclosed these on Wednesday while speaking on the security situation across the state.

Some suspected armed robbers recently invaded Ipara, Isara and Ode Remo communities hosting students of the Gateway Polytechnic, Saapade in Remo North Local Government Area of Ogun State, robbing and shooting some of the students.

According to Alamutu, operatives of the command in Remo North Division had received a distress call on 2/12/23 at about 3 am that some armed robbers were on a rampage within their community.

The Divisional Police Officer led his men to respond to the distress call and met a group of armed robbers.

He said that “there was an exchange of gunfire between the police and the armed men.

“In their bid to escape, they shot at four students who were walking along the road and made away with a Lexus car they had earlier snatched at gunpoint from another student.

“One of the victims of the gunshots reportedly died on his way to the hospital while the three others were treated and discharged.”


Alamutu added that, “Police later tracked the stolen Lexus car to the Oke Itoku area of Abeokuta, the state capital where it was recovered. Another Lexus car, discovered to have been snatched in the Ajuwon area of the state by the same gang, was also recovered

“Some members of the gang were later arrested through intelligence gathering while a member of another gang that robbed people of their phone at gunpoint was also nabbed.

“He had escaped into the bush upon the arrival of policemen at the scene but was later fished out with the help of the locals. As we speak, about eight police patrol teams now operate within the area,” Alamutu noted.

Posted: at 7-12-2023 12:18 PM (2 months ago) | Addicted Hero
- gogoman at 7-12-2023 12:40 PM (2 months ago)
Online (m)
Good job police
Posted: at 7-12-2023 12:40 PM (2 months ago) | Grande Master
Reply

fire TRENDING GISTS fire

TODAY'S TOP
  1. VIDEO: Tears Flow As US-Based Nigerian Actor Tayo Adeleye Loses Wife

  2. Ned Nwoko’s Abducted Aide, Barrister Chris Agidy Reportedly Killed

  3. VIDEO: UK Lady Who Defended Dance With Singer, Omah Lay Reconciles With Boyfriend

  4. BREAKING: NLC Suspends Nationwide Protest, Extends Ultimatum To FG

  5. Reactions As Singer, Asake Hails Davido For Always Checking Up On Him

  6. Davido Urges Kanye West To Join Him At Puma Following His Criticism Of Adidas Online

  7. President Tinubu Reportedly Includes Two Of His Sons in Nigeria's Delegation to Qatar

  8. 29Yr Old Man, Joseph Yakubu Arrested For Allegedly Killing His Father With Pestle In Plateau

  9. PHOTOS From Gospel Singer, Moses Bliss And Marie Wiseborn's Court Wedding

  10. Don't Destroy The Financial Records - Porsha Williams Tells Estranged Husband Amid Divorce Saga

  11. How Nigerian Troop Rescue 10 Kidnapped Passengers In Kogi

  12. How Clergy Man Was Murdered and Then Set Ablaze by His Assistant in Church in Osun State

  13. Actor Niyi Johnson Shares Lovely Photos of His Twins To Mark Their First Birthday

  14. I Needed Money to Pay House Rent & Bring Back my Wife - Arrested Borno Car Thief Confesses

  15. CBN Begins Sales of Dollars to Eligible Bureau de Change Operators


THIS WEEK
  1. Controversy Unraveled: Woman Who Left Boyfriend At Omah Lay's Concert Breaks Silence

  2. Kai Cenat Grants Support To Young Man After Girlfriend's On-stage Affair With Omah Lay

  3. "I Have Slept With 67 Women" – Kizz Daniel Reveals Intimate Details In Candid Fan Interaction

  4. Ghanaian Lady Heartbroken After Travelling To Nigeria To Discover Her Supposed Beau Is 13years

  5. Man Who Dumped Girlfriend After She Sponsored Him Abroad Returns Three Years Later To Beg Her

  6. Woman, Delphine Ngigi Collapses & Dies Three Days After Arriving In Canada

  7. “I Caught A Nak3d Lady In My Boyfriend’s Bed” – Actress, Chioma Okoli Opens Up On Heartbreak

  8. Actor, Kunle Afolayan Dragged As ‘Inappropriate’ Dance Video With Daughter Goes Viral

  9. Presidential Guards Brigade Placed On High Alert Over Suspicions Of Coup Plot In Nigeria

  10. Clergywoman Advises Women To Inspect Potential Partner's Pen!s Before Marriage (Video)


TOP MEMBERS: