The Osun Police Command has arrested one Teslim Raji, also referred to as Akerele, and his confederate, Femi Bamidele for alleged serial killings, kidnappings and gun working, inside the Ikire axis of the state.
The state Commissioner of Police, Mrs Abiodun Ige, whereas parading the suspects in Osogbo, stated the primary suspect, Raji, was arrested after sequence of complaints by residents.
She stated Raji, who’s being investigated for the crime, was arrested final 12 months, charged to court docket and granted bail however later jumped bail.
She stated after leaping bail, the suspect nonetheless went forward to kill somebody and that since then the police had been on his path.
“His conspirator was arrested earlier when our officer went to his house and one of his boys tried to escape,” she stated.
Ige stated the command additionally raided a shrine in Osogbo allegedly being utilized by fraudsters to defraud unsuspecting members of the general public.
The commissioner stated throughout the raid a suspected fraudster, Fatai Olanrewaju, was arrested.
She stated the raid on the shrine adopted a criticism from a girl that she was duped by the suspect.
“The lady stated the suspect had been gathering cash underneath the guise that he was serving to her.
“You can imagine the number of people who would have fell victims of his activities and the money rituals that would have been done here,” she stated
The police boss, nevertheless, stated all of the suspects could be charged to court docket after the conclusion of investigation.