The Ogun State Police Command and the Special Anti Robbery Squad of the Lagos State Police Command jointly arrested 5 suspects in Joju area of Otta in Ado Odo Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State with human heads and flesh( in pieces). The Ogun State Police PRO, DSP Muyiwa Adejobi disclosed to Street Journal that the suspects were arrested around 9. 10 am, following a tip off from the good people of the area.
He stated that the Divisional Police Officer in charge Otta Division of the command, CSP Gabriel Idibie led a team of operatives to assist the SARS Lagos who got the first hand information to Joju area where the 5 suspects were arrested with the exhibits which were subsequently recovered for further investigation and adequate prosecution.
Adejobi gave the names of the suspects as Kubura Salami, Tantolorun Abimbola,Kafaya Popoola,Wahid Ibrahim and Adamu Rafiu.
The exhibits recovered from them include one complete human head and pieces of human flesh in a container stained with liquid substance suspected to be human blood.
It was contained in a statement signed by Adejobi that “the Commissioner of Police Ogun State, CP Ikemefuna Okoye has ordered that the case be handed over to SARS, Lagos for discrete investigation since it is a follow up to an ongoing investigation with the Lagos State command. He also stated that Ogun Command will complement Lagos command in the course of its investigation of the incident.”
CP Ikemefuna Okoye assured the general public that the police will not condone any act of criminality and inappropriate behaviour within the state as it is ready to harness all available resources to have robust intelligence- driven policing.
While commending the good people of Ogun State for their support, Okoye stated that the police in the state will continue to carry out its statutory duties.