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Police Arrest Suspected Cultists in Ogun, Recover Motorcycle

The Ogun State Police Command has announced the arrest of individuals suspected of involvement in a motorcycle theft in Oke Itoku. According to the statement released by the police, the incident occurred on April 9th, 2024, at approximately 21:30hrs, when the suspects allegedly snatched a motorcycle from its owner, assaulting them in the process before fleeing the scene.

The apprehended individuals are believed to be members of a cult group, adding another layer of concern to the case. Following their arrest, they are set to be transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) in Eleweran, Abeokuta, after the holiday period.

The incident highlights ongoing efforts by law enforcement to combat crime and ensure the safety of residents in Ogun State. Motorcycle thefts have been a persistent issue in the region, prompting authorities to take decisive action against perpetrators.

The statement from the police underscores the seriousness with which such crimes are treated, emphasizing the swift response and investigation into the matter. As investigations continue, the public remains vigilant, with authorities urging anyone with relevant information to come forward to aid in the resolution of the case.

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