By; ODEYEMI SAMUEL, Akure
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSDC) under the watch of its Quick Response Squads in Ondo State has apprehended five suspects in Akure with suspected stolen items.
The Commands’ Sector Commandant, Commandant Pedro Awili gave the items recovered from them as motor cycle, umbrella stands with rims, bicycle, alternator coil, car seat frame, and bags contained car spare parts and refrigerator compressors.
He also gave the suspects nanes to include, Abudu Soji, Arowosegbe Tobi, Amos Daniel, Adeleye Dolapo, Oluwasegun Dada, and Olusola Ebenezer.
According to him, Abudu Soji and Arowosegbe Tobi stole one motor cycle with registration number QW767FKJ from Ojota, Idanre on September 24,2018, and on September 28,2018, they stole alternator coil, umbrella stands and car seat frame from Dajuma road, Akure.
The stolen items, he said, were recovered from the shop of their accomplice, one Abubakar Abu. The shop (no number) is located at Araromi Street, Akure. Abubakar Abu escaped arrest while one Amos Daniel working with him was arrested.
However, two other motor cycles suspected to be stolen were recovered from the shop, while Amos Daniel confessed that his master have sold the alternator coil.
In a related development,, Dolapo Adeleye was arrested with stolen car spare parts packed in three bags, at Isinka area, Akure.
Meanwhile, Oluwasegun Dada and Olusola Ebenezer were arrested for stealing five refrigerator compressors from two workshops located at Dajuma road, Akure.
The state commandant, Commandant Pedro Awili while parading the suspects before journalists in Akure on Wednesday, said the Corps is collaborating with other security agencies to rid the state of criminality.
Awili urged members of the public to assist the Command with useful information to serve them better, adding that the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigations on the cases are completed.