A 41-year-old man Olajide Olawale, who claimed to be an evangelist of the Redeemed Christian Church of God in Ogun state has been apprehended for stealing his lover’s vehicle and selling it to his friend in Abuja.
The Oyo State Police Command, paraded Olawale and other suspected criminals arrested across the state.
According to official sources Olawale, absconded with the girlfriend’s Toyota Matrix last year.
Parading the suspects at a press conference held at the command headquarters, Eleyele, Ibadan, the Commissioner of Police, Shina Olukolu, vowed to aggressively clamp down on criminals in the state before, during and after the general elections.
Other suspects are 50-year-old driver, Ismaila Yusuf, who connived with a gang of armed robbers to rob his employer; as well as 39-year-old Kunle Omolere and 30-year-old Eniola Tosin, who were arrested for cultism and a 25-year-old potter, Idowu Nathaniel, who was arrested for impersonating a military officer; Akintemi Tosin, who reportedly paraded himself as a Special Anti-Robbery Squad operative.