The Ogun State Police Command has arrested not less than 30 men suspected to be member of a notorious fraternity in Ijebu Ode area of the State.
It was learnt that areas like Fidipote Street, Ogbogbo Village, Ita Alapo and Imaweje Village, which were notorious hideout of the group were raided by the state police officers.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi, some of the suspects arrested were the leaders of the groups, who had been unleashing mayhem on residents of the area.
The Police Spokesperson noted that the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Val Ntomchukwu, had raised special teams to subdue activities of the cultists in the state, especially in Ijebu Ode.
“The Commissioner of Police deployed more than 10 teams, such as the Special Anti- Robbery Squad, the Anti-Robbery Unit of the Department of Criminal Investigation and Intelligence, Mobile Police Force and the State Intelligence Bureau, among others.
“These teams were led by the Deputy Commissioner of Police, Department of Criminal Investigation and Intelligence, Shina Olukolu,” he concluded.