Six associated individuals with Eiye clique bunch were on Sunday, September 11 captured by men of Ogun state Police order while endeavoring to kill a conventional ruler in his castle.
An assertion delivered by SP Abimbola Oyeyemi, representative of the state police order, gave the names of the suspects as Michael Ayodele, Monday Samuel, Ademola Matthew, Hammed Jelili, Ogundele Ojeh and Sunkanmi Fadina. He said the suspects were captured following a misery call got at Oja odan divisional base camp from the Oba of Gbokoto land, Oba G.O Olukunle, at around 4:25 pm, that a few cultists were going to kill him in his castle .
”Upon the misery call, the DPO Oja-Odan division, immediately activated his men and moved to the castle, where they met the hooligans shooting irregularly inside the royal residence.
The cops drew in them in shootout and in the long run curbed the cultists and got six among them captured.
On cross examination, the captured associates admitted been individuals with the feared Eiye confraternity. They likewise educated the police that, it was the child of the Oba who is presently at large that welcomed them to come and take out his dad in light of an irritating issue the Oba has been having with his mom. ”Oyeyemi said
The police representative added that Items recuperated from them incorporate one privately made twofold barrel gun, two live cartridges and one used cartridge, while the child of the Oba who has taken to flight was said to have gotten away with another firearm having a place with the gathering.
He added that the state Commissioner of Police, CP Lanre Bankole has requested the prompt exchange of the suspects to State Criminal Investigation Departments for attentive examination with the view to charge them to court on the finish of the examination.
The CP likewise requested a gigantic manhunt for the escaping child of the Oba to deal with him.