Police Apprehends 25 Suspected Cultists In Lagos

0 378

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Police in Lagos yesterday said they had arrested 25 suspects believed to be cult members.

Officers of the Operation Crush from the Anti-Cultism Unit arrested one Olaitan Rilwan, 20, with an automatic pistol hidden in his bag, Punch reports.

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, stated that the suspect confessed to being a member of the Aiye Confraternity.

“On August 24 around 4 pm, operatives of the Operation Crush from the Anti-Cultism Unit arrested one Olaitan Rilwan, 20, with an automatic pistol concealed in his bag at the Ijora roundabout.

“The suspect confessed to being a member of the Ayie Confraternity. In a follow-up operation at Bariga, one Mustapha Oseni, 23, and 22 others were arrested.”

The Police Public Relations Officer said one locally-made pistol with eight rounds of live cartridges was recovered from him.

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Comments
Loading...
%d bloggers like this: