By Our Reporter
The Ogun State Community, Social Orientation and Safety Corps (So-Safe Corps) have arrested members of Notorious Gang suspected to be robbing and terrorizing Abule-Oko, Agbado, Olaogun, Ijoko Communities in Ifo Local Government Area in Ogun State.
This was contained in the press release issued by the State Commander of the Corps, Commander(Dr) Soji Ganzallo through the office of the Director of Information and Public Relations of the Corps, Assistant Commander Moruf Yusuf.
The statement stated that the criminally minded suspects: Kehinde Smith Alias ’72’ and Tunde Alabi and the ring leader Abiodun Odewale 32 years old who is popularly known as ‘Confidence’ were apprehended while efforts were in top gear to catch up with other members of the gang still at large.
Ganzallo stressed further that ‘this deadly team had been on the black list of the agency for years back and efforts had been put in place to ensure they are sent parking from Ogun state for peace to reign.
However, Ganzallo said that the gang of criminals at about 2030hrs on Friday, 2nd. December, 2022 allegedly shot 3 persons who are now receiving treatment at undisclosed hospital and this triggered investigation into the deadly attacks and prompted the action taken by the Super Operation Team of Agbado-Ibaragun Area Command under ACC Olaiya Akeem to arrest and bring them to book.
Ganzallo noted that the Officers of the Corps intensified effort and got the suspect apprehended while peace has been restored to the concerned communities.
effort is ongoing to arrest the other suspect now at large and retrieve the second gun used to perpetrate the heinous crime.
The suspects and exhibit, 1 locally made pistols has been transfered to the Nigeria Police Force NPF, Agbado Divisional Headquarter for further investigation and likely prosecution.