Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested two suspected armed robbers on their way for an operation.
The arrests of the suspects, Rasheed Ayinde, 20, and Matthew Oladipupo, 33 happened on Tuesday at about 9:30 p.m., when the DPO, Onipanu division, Bamidele Job, was on routine patrol with his men.
A statement by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, gave more information.
“On interrogation, they confessed been on their way to carry out robbery operation. The duo claimed to be living in Abeokuta, but they used to operate in Onipanu and Atan ota area.
“The Commissioner of Police, Edward Awolowo Ajogun has ordered the transfer of the suspects to state criminal investigation and intelligence department for discreet investigation.”