The Ogun State Police Command has burst a ring of notorious armed robbers allegedly responsible for the death of no fewer than 25 security operatives.
The group is also alleged to have been terrorising the state, the South West, Kwara and Kogi states.
A cache of arms and ammunition, recovered from the gang, included two AK
47 riffles, a wealthier P22 pistol with 49 rounds of live ammunition,two cut-to-size double barrel guns, 100 rounds of live AK 47 ammunition, 55 live catridges, assorted charms and two packets of
The gang members were said to be allies of robbery kingpin, Abiodun Egunjobi, alias Godogodo, recently arrested in Lagos.
The Ogun State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Okoye Ikemefuna, while parading three members of the gang at the headquarters of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Magbon, Abeokuta, said the suspects, led by 32-year-old Adegoke Kasali alias Goke, who is physically challenged, had killed no fewer than 21 policemen since 2011 in the South West States, Kwara and Kogi states.