Ekiti State Police Command has announced the arrest of 7 burglars in the state.
This is contained a press release signed by the Police Public Relations officer, Sunday Abutu, on behalf of the Commissioner of Police, Moronkeji Adesina.
The statement reads: on 12/12/2022 at about 0530hrs, the Command received a credible information that a warehouse at K/m 4, Iworoko road, Ado-Ekiti was being burgled by unknown thieves
“Upon receipt of the report, the Command’s operatives swung into action and mobilized to the scene, arrested seven suspects namely- Donne Houndetounkpo (25yrs), Coker Akeem, Adewole Olatunde (31yrs), Olowosile Bukinmi (25yrs), Ajileye Deborah (30yrs), Paul Jonati (32yrs) and Ojo Micheal (31yrs).
“During interrogation, the suspects confessed to the commission of the crime and mentioned one Akinleye Ojo as one of the gang members who narrowly escaped from being arrested by the operatives.
“While effort is ongoing to ensure the arrest of the fleeing suspect, the Ekiti State Commissioner of Police, CP MORONKEJI O. ADESINA, maintains that the arrested suspect will be arraigned accordingly and implores citizens to remain law abiding.”