The Nigerian police SARS, IRT and RRS, has apprehended a popular independent oil marketer of Alaka petroleum Alhaji Abayomi Alaka . Following investigations of the recent killing of a family of five over the weekend.
The assailants had killed four members of a family – Rotimi Adejare, his wife, Rita, and two kids – in the early hours of Sunday. The third kid was admitted to the Ikorodu General Hospital in a critical condition. The suspects had cut the window net of the family’s apartment to gain entry, smashing a stone on the victims’ heads afterwards.
It was made known that the incident became known around 12pm when their church members checked on them to know why they didn’t attend a special church programme held that day.
The only survivor has been referred to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba as reported by punch.
The Lagos State Police Command, said on Monday that three suspected members had been arrested. The command’s spokesperson, Olarinde Famous-Cole, said a joint team, comprising operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team, Rapid Response Squad, Special Ant-robbery squad and task force personnel uncovered five buildings used by the gang.
It was further stated that a shrine and different kinds of charms were found in the building. The command is intensifying efforts to track down other members of the terrorizing cult group.