Amotekun searches Ondo forest over burning of operational vehicle

Ondo forest has been thoroughly searched by Amotekun,  where four persons were arrested over burning of its operational vehicle.

Those arrested by the Ondo State Security Network Agency also known as Amotekun is in connection with the burning of its operational vehicle and motorcycles at Sanusi Village, Owo, Ondo State on Thursday.

The suspects whose identities were not released by the security outfit due to ongoing investigations were arrested in a forest reserve in Owo Local Government Area of the state. 

The state Commander of Amotekun Corps, Chief Adetunji Adeleye, while speaking on the development on Saturday, said the suspects were linked with the killing of a farmer and a member of the vigilante group in Ago Sanusi along Ute Road in Owo.

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He however noted that the suspects were not herdsmen, noting that the herders sighted in the forest fled upon seeing his men.

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