The Ondo Affirm Chapter of the Western Nigeria Safety Community, in every other case identified as Amotekun Corps, says its operatives non-public intercepted three buses loaded with 18 suspected bandits and weapons heading all of the model from the northern plan of the country.
Spokesman for the protection outfit, Adetunji Adeleye, well-known that the corps obtained credible intelligence that three vehicles had been coming into the affirm, loaded with weapons and that you’ll want to doubtless perchance be ready to be conscious of miscreants.
Adeleye extra disclosed that Amotekun operatives “laid siege on the avenue and in the end the three buses came in at about 2am on Thursday.
“We pursued the buses, two of them escaped and we in the end had been ready to apprehend one after tailing him for about 40km,” the corps’ spokesman narrated.
He added that the motive force of the intercepted automobile modified into ready to rotten four barriers sooner than he modified into stopped in Ondo town the build the avenue modified into solidly blocked.
“They (suspected bandits) came out and upon investigation, they claimed that the automobile modified into loaded with people and weapons, stressing that they had been mere drivers and conductors.
“The suspects claimed they didn’t know who truly loaded the weapons they had been carrying,” Mr Adeleye extra disclosed, adding that as soon as the sacs in the automobile had been opened, the operatives found “over 500 completely different kinds of knives, swords, cutlasses, fingers and charms”.
The Amotekun spokesman stated the protection outfit intends to cost the suspects to court as we suppose after interrogations had been concluded.