Three Arrested For Breaking Into, Looting Ogun Warehouse
Three suspected thieves have been arrested by the personnel of the Ogun State Police Command while looting a warehouse belonging to Sky Industry Limited.
The suspects reportedly broke into the warehouse situated at the OPIC Estate, Agbara in the Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of the state.
The suspects, Jelili Waheed, 33; Otun Taye, 44; and Olu Adeniran, 46, however, ran out of luck as they were arrested following information received by the Agbara Divisional Police Headquarters.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday.
Oyeyemi said the suspects were arrested on Tuesday following a tip-off that some hoodlums were vandalising and looting the firm’s warehouse.
The PPRO stated, “Upon the information, the DPO, Agbara Division, SP Saleh Dahiru, mobilised his detectives to the scene, where three members of the syndicate were rounded up around 4pm.
“Recovered from them are one Iveco truck with number plate AKD 747 XZ, which they used to convey a forklift; one 300KVA generator and one 25KVA generator, property of the company.”
Oyeyemi added that the state Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun, had ordered a thorough investigation into the past activities of the suspects with a view to charging them as soon as the investigation was concluded.