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Police Arrest 2 At Robbery Scene In Ogun.

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The police in Ogun State have arrested two suspects during a robbery at the Agbara area in Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of the state.

The suspects, Olanrewaju Sikiru (28) and Olayemi Obisesan (25), were arrested following a distress call received by the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Agbara, Saleh Dahiru.

The spokesman of the policemen in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, on Monday, told newsmen that upon receiving the distress call, the DPO mobilised his men and moved to the scene, and that on sighting the police the robbers opened fire on them, but were repelled and in the process two of them were arrested.

Oyeyemi said during interrogation, the suspects “informed the npf that they came all the way from Lalupon area of Ibadan in Oyo State to join others in Agbara for the robbery operation.”

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