July 25, 2024
Ondo Amotekun Apprehends 48 For Kidnapping & Other Crimes
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Ondo Amotekun Apprehends 48 For Kidnapping & Other Crimes

The Ondo State Security Network Agency, popularly known as the Amotekun Corps, have arrested 48 suspected criminals for various crimes in different parts of the state.

The Commander of the Corps in the state, Adetunji Adeleye, said the suspects were apprehended for various crimes ranging from armed robbery to kidnapping, attempted murder, burglary, bank fraud, cultism, theft, assault, disobedience to the anti-open grazing law in the state, among others.

Exhibits recovered from the suspects and displayed include two cars, a generating set, some clothing materials, electric transformer cables, and some fake dollar notes.

Mr Adeleye also said that all the suspects, some of whom were caught in the act, confessed to the crimes they are being charged with.

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He added that over 600 suspects apprehended in the state by the corps in the last six months are currently being prosecuted and would be sent to correctional facilities if found guilty.