The police in Ogun State have arrested one Dare Ojugbele, who was described as a “wanted notorious cultist.”
Ojugbele, fondly addressed as ‘stubborn’, is a resident of Itawaya in Ilaro, Yewa South Local Government area of Ogun State.
The suspect was arrested on Thursday at about 12 noon, when the DPO of Ilaro, CSP Olayemi Jacob, was on routine patrol with his men along Idogo road.
The DPO had sighted the suspect, who the police said had been on the wanted list of the command for quite sometime, on top of a motorcycle.
DAILY POST learnt that he was quickly intercepted and subsequently arrested.
A search was conducted on him on the spot and one locally-made pistol, one live cartridge, one 7.65 mm live ammunition and assorted dangerous charms were recovered.
The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, while confirming the arrest, said “the suspect has confessed being a member of the dreaded Eiye cult group and they were responsible for series of cult clashes within Ilaro and its environs.”