Police Arrest 12 Cultists, Murderers In Akure
The Ondo State Police Command on Thursday said it had arrested no fewer than 12 persons suspected to be members of various cult groups in Akure, the state capital.
The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr. Femi Joseph, said the suspects had allegedly been involving in various criminal activities in Akure and its environs in the recent time.
According to the PPRO, the suspects are Olayinka Komolafe, 25, Ojo Adedeji, 27, Borokini Ayodeji, 26, Bamidele Kokumo, 35, Tayo Komolafe, 22 and Ibrahim Mohammed, 20.
Others are Rotimi Tolu, 28, Olanrewaju Femi, 20, Ayomide Adewale, 27, Arije Adebayo, 45, Kayode Amimi, 23 and Ayo Ogundare. The police image maker in the state also noted that the suspects had confessed to the crimes and would be charged to court very soon.
Joseph said, ” The suspects have been involving in various acts of murder and other heinous crimes in Akure and its environs recently.
” They had in their possession various locally-made rifles with which they carried out their dastardly acts.