DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, PPRO, Ogun Police
DSP Oyeyemi

Kunle Idowu

Two members of a notorious robbery syndicate terrorizing Ogijo and its environs have been arrested by the Police in Ogun State.

The suspects were nabbed while carrying out a robbery operation.

The suspects; Olaitan Olushola a.k.a Toshiba and Oluwajuwon Balogun were arrested following a distress call received at Ogijo divisional headquarters that members of the gang were operating at Malatori area of Ogijo where they were dispossessing residents of their valuables at gunpoint.

Upon the distress call, the DPO Ogijo division Csp Muhammed Suleimon Baba quickly led his men to the scene where the two of them were apprehended while others escaped with some of their weapons.

Recovered from the arrested two members of the gang were two battle axes while two of their victims , Idowu Kareem and Akinloye Raimi have identified the duo as members of the syndicate who dispossessed them of their phones at gunpoint.

Meanwhile, the State Commissioner of Police, Edward Awolowo Ajogun has ordered the transfer of the suspects to the State Criminal investigation and intelligence department for discreet investigation.

The Police boss also directed that other fleeing members of the gang be hunted for and brought to book.