Some Settlements in ikorodu that consist of Maya, itele, Igode and Adamo within ikorodu environment that has been experiencing challenges emanating from cult activities yesterday breathe a sigh of relief as police from zone two police command arrested two cult leaders that were said to be disturbing the inhabitants.
A statement from the Zonal Police Public Relation officer, Dsp Hauwa Idris said the heinous activities of those cultists caught the attention of the attention of the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, AIG Ahmed Illyasu and as justification, ordered the tactical unit of the zone to gather intelligence that could lead to the apprehension of cult leaders and members terrorising members of the public, hence information on one Mukaila Alias Actor who indeed is said to be the leader of their gang terrorising those settlements was arrested.
Recall that upon presidential Directives to lockdown Lagos, Ogun, and the FCT, some criminal elements took advantage of that order indulging in criminal activities thereby robbing, terrorising and molesting members of the public.
Dsp Hauwa said it was base on those developments that the AIG swing into action where two gang cultist leaders were arrested as operatives stormed the hideout of the said gang leader identified as Mukaila and got him arrested.
Item recovered include 1 pump-action, fifty-five live cartridges, one locally charm and one of his boys arrested.
Investigation is in progress and action being expedited to arrest other fleeing suspects adding ''those suspects will be charged to court.