22nd April, 2022
Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested three suspected deadly cultists at their den in Isawo area of Ikorodu, Lagos.
A statement issued by the command’s spokesman, SP Benjamin Hundeyin on Friday said the police acted on intelligence provided by civic-minded Lagosians.
He said operatives of the CP Special Squad of the Command stormed some cultists’ den in Isawo, Ikorodu on April 16, 2022 and made the arrest.
“The timely raid led to the arrest of some suspected cultists and recovery of 2 locally made single barrel pistols, four live cartridges, several assorted charms, berets and an award plaque.
“The arrested suspects, Oluwaseun Michael ‘m’ 31yrs a.k.a Coded; Adedotun Jelili ‘m’ 25yrs, and Solomon Moses ‘m’ 22yrs have provided useful information to the Police.
“The Lagos State Police Command uses this medium to call on parents, guardians, traditional, religious, political and youth leaders to prevail on the teeming youth population to shun cultism and other vices. Suspects will be charged to court at the completion of investigation,” he said.