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Police arrest suspected armed robbers and members of the secretive sect of Ie in Edo

The Edo State Police Command said it has arrested three suspected armed robbers and members of the horrific cult group, Eye in Benin City, the state capital.

The development was revealed by the Police Public Relations Officers of the Command, SP Chedi Nwabuzur, on Monday.

According to him, “The three armed robbers and members of the Eiye Secret Cult fraternity were arrested on Sunday by elements of the anti-robbery team of Ugbekun District Police Headquarters, Benin.”

He said the police stormed a particular hotel along Enomayo, off Upper Sakponba Road, Benin, arrested one Bright Omonoa Clifford Patrick, Isaac Peter, and recovered one small-bore local cannon and one Black Beret from the Eiye Secret Cult.

He said the arrest came after reliable intelligence about the secret meeting of the suspects at the hotel.

The office noted that the State Police Commissioner, Mohamed Dinkwara, has warned members of various secret cult groups and their sponsors to desist from their suspicious activities in the state or prepare to face the wrath of the law.

Police arrest suspected armed robbers and members of the secretive sect of Ie in Edo

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