By Kolawole Olayinka, Abeokuta
Men of Ogun State police command on the 1st of April 2020 has arrested the duo of Ayomide Joseph a 19-year and Olajide Ajisomo, 20-year for robbing two brothers at gunpoint in Mowe.
The two suspects were arrested following a report lodged at Mowe police station by one Adegoke Sodipe who reported that while he was coming from Lagos with his brother, they were attacked at Ikugbonmire junction Mowe by three armed robbery suspects and they were dispossessed of their personal belongings which include: – Infinix phone valued at N25,000, UBA ATM CARD, and So-safe corps identity card.
He stated further that they raised alarm which attracted passerby and one of the hoodlums was apprehended by members of public.
Upon the report, the DPO Mowe division, SP Marvis Jayeola quickly dispatched his detectives to the scene where the arrested member of the gang was handed over to the police.
Having taken possession of the suspect, the operatives embarked on an intelligent based investigation which led to the arrest of the second suspect. A locally made double-barrel shotgun was recovered from them.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Kenneth Ebrimson has ordered that the suspects be transferred to Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) for discreet investigation.
He equally reiterated the readiness of the Command to clamp down on any criminal within the State as the command will not allow any hoodlum to subject the good people of the state to any form of mental and psychological torture during and after this trying period.