Police say it will treat suspected cultists in Ogun state as armed robbers and killers
The State Police Commissioner, Ahmed Ilyasu who stated this at a news briefing in Abeokuta, warned that anyone caught carrying arms against members of the public, will be shot by policemen.
Ilyasu who paraded nine suspected cultists arrested across the state since he resumed duty in the state, two weeks ago, said locally made cut-to-size guns and pistols as well as, live cartridges were recovered from them.
The police chief also paraded a 32-year-old man, Ezekiel Igbokwe, for allegedly killing one Victor Olatundun, who he claimed to have caught having sex with his wife, Juliet Igbokwe at Awa-Ijebu.
Ilyasu said on sighting the deceased on top of his wife, fight broke out between them, and Ezekiel allegedly used matchet to cut victor’s hand and head, leading to his death.