The Oyo State Police command on Monday stated that it has arrested no fewer than three suspected armed robbers.
The suspects, in keeping with the Spokesman of the State Police command, Mr Adewale Osifeso, have been terrorising residents of Ogbomoso geo-political zone of the State.
Osifeso in an announcement made out there to DAILY POST, famous that the suspects who specialised in armed robberies have been disposing motorists and passengers of their valuables alongside Oolo expressway, Ikoyi-Ile.
He disclosed that the trio of Mohammed Ishaku ‘m’, Abubakar Isah ‘m’ and Mohammed Bawa ‘m’ have been arrested on Saturday.
Gadgets present in possession of the suspects embrace, three cutlass, eleven totally different handsets and money sum of ten thousand, 100 and forty naira solely (#10,140).
Different objects present in possession of the suspects are; one MP 3, one contact gentle, one Bintu Sudan fragrance, two caps, one used premier cleaning soap, two hearth lighters, one laptop wrist watch, one eyes glass and two handset batteries.
Osifeso stated, “The felony searching web of Oyo State Police Command has caught up with the trio of Mohammed Ishaku ‘m’, Abubakar Isah ‘m’ and Mohammed Bawa ‘m’ suspected robbers, alleged to be disposing motorists and passengers of their valuables alongside Oolo expressway, Ikoyi-Ile.
“The arrest was effected on twenty fourth April, 2021 at about 0900hrs, upon the receipt of credible and well timed info and swift response of the tactical staff hooked up to Ikoyi-Ile Division to the scene of crime.
“Upon arrest, suspects have been present in possession of the next objects (1) Three cutlass, (2) Eleven totally different handsets, (3) Money sum of Ten thousand, 100 and forty naira solely (#10,140), (4) One MP 3, (5) One contact gentle, (6) One Bintu Sudan fragrance, (7) Two caps, (8) One used premier cleaning soap, (9) Two hearth lighters, (10) One Laptop wrist watch, (11) One eyes glass and (12) Two handset batteries.
“Whereas investigation continues to be in progress, it’s worthy of be aware that one Tunde Kazeem ‘m’ who was among the many victims of the theft incident is presently on admission at Bowen Educating Hospital, Ogbomoso, the place he’s receiving therapy. Subsequent improvement will likely be communicated with the unfolding of occasions.
“The Commissioner of Police CP Ngozi Onadeko fdc, needs to make use of this medium to dissuade the great folks of Oyo State from spreading inciting and false tales that may warmth up the polity. To this finish, members of the general public are suggested to be uneconomical with supporting the Police as regards sharing of well timed and credible info, instrumental to the birthing of against the law free State fulfilling by all.”