Police arrest 13 suspects for killing a policeman and burning of Ondo Prophet’s church, Sotitobire Miracle Centre.
The suspects were remanded before Magistrate Charity Adeyanju by an Akure Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday December 24 with six-count charge of murder, arson, theft, and vandalism.
They were remanded at the Olokuta Correctional Centre pending the ongoing investigation into the matter of burning of Ondo Prophet’s church.
The Charges read:
“That you Udeme Eyo ‘m’, Ikechukwu Njoku ‘m’, Ayo dimeji Jiomoh ‘m’, Bamisaye Samson Ojo ‘m’, Balogun Ayorinde ‘m’, Steve Adekunle ‘m’, Agbi Sesan ‘m’, Stephen Omotosho ‘m’, Omogbolahan James ‘m’, Ademola Aderibigbe ‘m’, Oluwadare Rotimi ‘m’, Ayo Ifedayo ‘m’, Samuel Shitu and others at large, on same date, time committed the offence In the aforementioned Magisterial District, did unlawfully kill Sgt Sheidu by smashing him to death with tyre ream and stones at Sotitobire church, Oshinle, Akure while performing his lawful duty and thereby committed an offence contrary to and punishable under section 319(1) of Criminal Code, Cap 37, Vol.1 Laws of Ondo State of Nigeria 2006.”