Adamu Ibrahim, a safety guard in a filling station has been arrested for allegedly conniving with two different males to rob his employer.
The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed the incident in a press release on Sunday.
Oyeyemi mentioned the suspect, who’s connected to Inspiration Filling Station, Matogun space of Agbado in Ifo Native Authorities space of Ogun, was nabbed following a report on the police station by the duo of Ajibola Yusuf and Bakare Ifakayode, who he had allegedly contacted to rob his employer.
In line with Oyeyemi, Yusuf and Ifekayode had instructed the police at Agbado divisional headquarters that they acquired a telephone name from the suspect, telling them that the Supervisor of the gas station can be leaving for his home at about 8pm with a sum of N3million.
“They reported additional that the suspect, who described the Supervisor and his bike to them, requested them to waylay and rob him of the cash and kill him in order keep away from being traced.
“They acknowledged additional that the suspect believed that being ‘space boys’, they are going to be helpful for him to comprehend his devilish plan,” saying being ‘space boys’ doesn’t make them armed robbers.
“Having been briefed by the 2, the DPO of Agbado division, SP Kehinde Kuranga, had instructed the ‘space boys’ to proceed enjoying alongside.
“Unknown to the suspect, he was constantly calling the duo, telling them the discription of the supervisor and the route he might be passing by way of, when the police swooped on him and received him arrested,” Oyeyemi disclosed.
Initially, he was mentioned to have denied planning any theft with anyone.
He, nonetheless, owned as much as the fee of the crime after he was confronted along with his supposed confederate.
He reportedly confessed that the 2 ‘space boys’ resemble those that robbed the identical station years in the past, including that that was why he thought they might assist in finishing up the theft operation.