Police In Ogun Nabs Escaped Suspected Ritual Killer From Oyo - THE ENCOUNTER NEWS


Thursday, November 5, 2020

Police In Ogun Nabs Escaped Suspected Ritual Killer From Oyo

ABEOKUTA - A 20year-old suspected ritual killer, Festus Simon accused of killing a 12year-old boy in Ibadan the Oyo state capital had been nabbed by operatives of Ogun state police command.


The suspect was arrested on the Wednesday following an information received by the police at Sotubo divisional headquarters Shagamu that the suspect who killed his victim on the 1st of October 2020 fled his resident at Iyana church area of Iwo road Ibadan to Shimawa area of Ogun state under the pretence of looking for job in order to evade police arrest. 

According to the Police Public Relations Officer in Ogun State, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspect has been on the wanted list of Oyo state police command in connection with the killing of the innocent 12year-old boy and his accomplice has since been arrested.


Oyeyemi added that, upon the information, the DPO Sotubo division, SP Samuel Adefolalu quickly led his detectives to his hidden place where he was promptly arrested.

He said the suspect had made useful statement, while the Oyo state police command had been contacted for onwards transfer of the suspect.


Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun has warned that Ogun state will never be a safe haven to any criminal because the best form of community policing is what we practice here thereby making it difficult for any criminal to hibernate anywhere in the state.

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