Alleged Robber Names Police Inspector as Gun Supplier
Written by Joey Shekwonuzhibo on August 14, 2023
A 33-year-old suspected armed robber, Akeem Owonikoko, has alleged that a police inspector, simply identified as Ola, supplied him and other gang members with guns.
According to a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer Ogun State
Command, Omolola Odutola, the suspect was arrested along Sagamu-Ijebu-Ode Expressway during a sting operation led by the Area Commander for Ijebu Ode, ACP Omosanyi Adeniyi.
The suspect, is said to have been terrorising residents of the Obalende area in Ijebu Ode.
The police said items recovered from Owonikoko included 32 expended cartridges, 78 live cartridges and a locally fabricated short gun among other things.