11 Arrested Over Homicide Of Monarch In Ogun
Eleven suspects who allegedly participated within the homicide of a standard ruler, Adetola Olajide Ayinde, the Olu of Agodu city in Ifo, Ogun State, have been arrested.
After killing the deceased, the suspects allegedly set him and his car ablaze to keep away from traces.
The Assistant Inspector-Normal of Police (AIG), accountable for Zone 2 Command, comprising Lagos and Ogun States, Adeyinka Adeleke, on Monday, paraded the suspects in Ogun State.
Giving an account of the incident, the AIG mentioned on January 28, 2022, the zone obtained a petition from one Odetola Okuribido, on behalf of your entire Okuribido Royal Household of Agodo city, Ewekoro Native Authorities Space of Ogun State.
Adeleke mentioned the petitioner alleged that on Monday, January 24 2022, His Royal Highness, Oba Odetola Olajide Ayinde, the Olu of Agodo city in Ifo LGA. Ogun State was murdered by one Gbeminyi Sotade aka Okon and his cohorts.
He mentioned on the day of the incident, the late conventional ruler went to his village to clear the grave of his late brother, and that hastily a bunch of hoodlums numbering about 50, led by one Gbeminiyi Sotade, allegedly attacked the monarch, whereas three of his kinfolk have been assaulted with machetes.
In line with him, the hoodlums pushed the standard ruler into his purple Toyota Sienna SUV 2016 mannequin with registration quantity APP 55 GF and was pushed away by one Agbara, together with different hoodlums to a close-by forest.
He mentioned whereas contained in the forest, the hoodlums poured petrol on the sufferer who they (the hoodlums) had locked inside earlier than setting him ablaze.
He recognized the three individuals who narrowly escaped demise as Alfa Wahab, Deborah Onilere and Lydia Odetola.
“Eleven suspects have up to now been arrested they usually have confessed to their involvements within the crime.
“After they have been requested why they attacked and murdered the standard ruler, they claimed the deceased was Ajagun-gbale, also called land grabbers.
“In the meantime, efforts are at high gear to arrest others at massive.
“Most of the people is hereby suggested and warned to desist from taking the regulation into their palms by involving in any type of criminality as whoever is caught up on the mistaken aspect will face the complete wrath of the regulation,” he added.
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