By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
Police operatives in Lagos have burst the ring of suspected cultists in Lagos, with three suspects apprehended.
They were said to have been arrested with two locally made single barrel pistols, four live cartridges several assorted charms, berets and an award plaque.
Our correspondent gathered that the suspects were apprehended by operatives attached to the CP Special Squad of the Command under the headship of CSP Kehinde Oni, at their hideout in Isawo area of Ikorodu on April 16, 2022.
The police public relations officer SP Benjamin Hundeyin while confirming the report identified the suspects as Oluwaseun Michael, 31yrs, (a.k.a Coded) , Adedotun Jelili, 25yrs, and Solomon Moses, 22yrs,
Hundeyin hinted that the suspects have provided useful information to the Police.
The release reads, " Acting upon intelligence provided by civic-minded Lagosians, operatives of the CP Special Squad of the Command stormed some cultists’ den in Isawo, Ikorodu on April 16, 2022.
" The timely raid led to the arrest of some suspected cultists and recovery of 2 locally made single barrel pistols, four live cartridges, several assorted charms, berets and an award plaque. " The arrested suspects, Oluwaseun Michael 'm' 31yrs a.k.a Coded, Adedotun Jelili 'm' 25yrs, and Solomon Moses 'm' 22yrs have provided useful information to the Police. "The Lagos State Police Command uses this medium to call on parents, guardians, traditional/religious/political/youth leaders to prevail on the teeming youth population to shun cultism and other vices. " Suspects will be charged to court at the completion of investigation".