Members of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) have arrested four suspected bandits and kidnappers at the Old Oyo National Park.
The Coordinator of the Oyo State chapter, Rotimi Olumo, who said this, added that four AK-47 rifles were recovered from the suspects.
Olumo said the suspected terrorists had been handed over to the Police Area Commander in Igbeti.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Olugbenga Fadeyi, who gave the confirmation in a text message to PUNCH, said, “On September 20, 2020, around 7pm, a combined team of the police and vigilante groups encountered bandits in the forest in the Igbeti Kisi areas in their hideout and three suspects were arrested while some escaped with bullets wounds.”
Meanwhile, the PPRO added that the Special Anti Robbery Squad was investigating the case.