Police, vigilante group apprehend 3 bandits in Oyo

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A combined team of policemen and members of vigilante groups have arrested three suspected bandits in their hideout in the forest in the Igbeti-Kishi area of Oyo State.

This is contained in a statement issued on Tuesday in Ibadan by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state (PPRO), SP Olugbenga Fadeyi.

Fadeyi said the joint security team engaged the daredevil bandits in a shootout at their hideout in the forest in the Igbeti-Kishi area of the state on Sunday at about 7.00 pm and arrested three while some escaped with bullet wounds.

The PPRO also said that four AK-47 rifles were recovered with five magazines and 67 rounds of live ammunition.

“On 20/09/20 at about 7 pm, a combined…



Source: Nigerian Tribune