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OYO Police bursts planned bank robbery, arrests banker, female suspect, others (SEE NAMES)

The Oyo State Police Command has foiled what would have become another bloody bank robbery in Ibadan metropolis planned by a criminal gang in connivance with at least a contract worker of a new generation bank in Ibadan.

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A female suspect and four others were also arrested by the police who foiled the planned attack already hatched a day before the hoodlums struck.

The Police Public Relations Officer for Oyo State Police Command, Adewale Osifeso, said this in a statement made available to our correspondent on Monday.

He said the suspects were picked from their hideout around Odo Ona area of Ibadan following an intelligence received by the police.

“The Oyo State Police Command in an intelligence-led and purposeful driven operation has identified, tracked and apprehended members of a criminal gang specialised in carrying out well-coordinated robbery attacks on banks.

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“Preliminary investigation reveals that the criminal gang comprising of Abass Azeez ‘m’ 42yrs, Mayowa Kehinde ‘m’ 29yrs contract staff/marketer with a new generation bank, Rildwan Eniola ‘m’ 33yrs, Mistura Akinade ‘f’ 33yrs, Abass Aderoju ‘m’ 41yrs and Akeem Adeniyi ‘m’ 37yrs were all nabbed at their Agara Odo-Ona hideout along Akala Expressway, Ibadan on Monday 13/06/2022 at about 2100hrs after concluding plans to execute a bloody bank robbery attack on another new generation bank within the metropolis at the early hours of Tuesday 14/06/2022.

“The suspects have all confessed their various involvements in the criminal operations which include arms procurement and clandestine intelligence gathering ahead of the proposed date of perpetrating the dastardly act.

“While comprehensive investigations are in progress to crackdown the criminal network and other accomplices, the Oyo State Police Command enjoins the good people of the State to continue partnering with the police in terms of providing timely and credible information valuable in curbing criminality and maintaining the relative tranquility enjoyed in the State.

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“In cases of emergency, the Command can always be reached through these emergency control room numbers: 615 (toll free) (OYO STATE SECURITY TRUST FUND), and Oyo State Police Command emergency lines 07055495413 and 08081768614.

“The NPF rescue me app is also available for free download on both Android and Apple IOS, for Android and I phone users respectively.”


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Written by Adesoji OMOSEBI

BSc Agric Science

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