Police have arrested ten persons, after a gun duel with members of a land grabbing gang at Ogijo in Ogun State.
Policemen engaged the land grabbers in a gunfight, following a distress call from residents of Ewujoro Village in the Ogijo divisional police that they are under attack.
Some members of the gang arrested during the gun duel are Ismail Lawal, Tope Oniyide, Sadiq Lawal, Ahmed Olaringbe, Gafar Kofo, and Ismaila Haruna.
Others are Okanlawon Olabinjo, Suleiman Oresesun and Kazeem Oresesun.
Spokesman of the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, says other members of the gang escaped with gunshot wounds after they were overpowered by the police.
Oyeyemi lists items recovered from the gang as including two live cartridges, two expended cartridges, one expended pistol ammunition, charms and three motorcycles.
Police commissioner Kenneth Ebrimson has directed the transfer of the arrested suspects to the state criminal investigation and intelligence department.