The operatives of the Osun Amotekun corps have arrested two suspects, Nafiu Biodun, 21, and Tijani Dada, 30, for attempting to kill one Lateef Sikiru, in Apomu, Isokan Local Government Area of the state.
The Osun Amotekun Corps Commander, Brigadier General Bashir Adewinbi, who disclosed this to journalists on Thursday, May 4, in Osogbo, said operatives arrested the suspects at different locations in Apomu on Wednesday, after a complaint was lodged against them at the corps Isokan command.
He said the suspects have been handed over to the police for further interrogation and prosecution.
“The suspects were arrested at different locations in Apomu after attempting to murder one Lateef Sikiru by shooting a gun at him,” Adewinmbi stated.
“A complaint was lodged at Amotekun Isokan Local Government Command and the operatives swung into action immediately and the culprits were apprehended in their hideout.
“During the investigation, Biodun confessed to perpetrating the act, while Wakili said he gave Abiodun his gun with the motive that he wanted to use the gun to kill bush meat.”
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