Osun Amotekun arrests minors for alleged theft,burglary

Operatives of Osun Amotekun Corps, have apprehended two minors for allegedly breaking into a shop and stealing therein.

The suspects (names withheld), ages 11 and 13 years, were caught at their hideout after a hint from the surveillance team.

The duo were said to have burgled a shop in the Asubiaro area of Osogbo, Osun State and stole a bulk of recharge cards, beverages and a cash sum of money.

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It was gathered that no relatives of the suspects has come up to inquire about the two minors.

Confirming the incident, yesterday, Osun Amotekun Corps Commandant, Brigadier-General Bashir Adewimbi (retd), said the suspects broke into the shop and carted away some items.

He said: “We apprehended them at their hideout after they were traced to the place by a surveillance unit and were arrested with the stolen items.

“During interrogation, they confessed to the crime. They will soon be handed over to the police for necessary action.”

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