The Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, has arrested a 60 years old man, Bolaji Olarongbe for aiding and abetting theft and Housebreaking.
A 45 years old accomplice Moshood Shittu has also been arrested.
The spokesman of the NSCDC in the State Babawale Zaid Afolabi disclosed this on Tuesday in a release made available to the newsmen in ilorin.
According to the CDPRO Olanrongbe used to be the receiver of stolen items and Shittu was one those that uses to to go around to burgle people’s houses.. Items recovered from the suspects’ hideout include laptops, android phones, phone accessories, DVD players among other valuable items.
“On Sunday 07/11/2021, around 1300 hrs, we received a complaint from one Yemisi Adefila,41 years, a resident of Oko Oba area of Gaa Akanbi who came to report a case of housebreaking where he accused one Moshood Shittu of breaking into her parents house and carted away GOtv decoder, cylinder DVD player and other valuables” Babawale narrated.
He spoke further that the it was during the interrogation that the prime suspect ( Moshood) confessed to the crime and also took NSCDC detectives to the house of Olarongne located at G220 Yekelu Compound Bolanta Ilorin where various stolen items were recovered.
“The State Commandant Iskilu Ayinla Makinde has been briefed of the incident and he has ordered for full scale investigations after which the suspects will be charged to court.”. He concluded.