The leader of a group responsible for stealing of motorbikes in Mowe and Ijebu axis of Ogun State has been arrested.
The suspect identified as Oluwatosin Abowaba was arrested by the Ogun State security, the So-Safe Corps agency.
Some of the items recovered from him are “cutlass, cleaver knife, iron rods, a crow bar and different charms he may be using to support the weapons.”
Moruf Yusuf, Spokesperson of the So-Safe Corps in a statement released on Friday said that the state commander of the corps had a few weeks back ordered the Redeemed Division of the corps to ensure that this notorious robber is apprehended and transferred to the nearby jurisdiction of Nigeria police immediately.”
“The gang further confessed that the suspect, Abowaba is the kingpin that used to successfully take every motorbike stolen in Mowe for Ijebu-Ode for sale,”
“The So-Safe Corps, Redeemed Division, with proper intelligence gathering techniques, successfully got the crime suspect Oluwatosin Abowaba (a.k.a Maja), who has been declared wanted for one crime or the other by the Ijebu-Ode and Mowe Divisional Police Headquarters, arrested at Olowotedo, Mowe at about 06:00hrs on Wednesday, July 15, 2020.”