The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested seven suspected cultists, including two females, following incessant clashes between rival cult groups in Mushin area of Lagos.
The Divisional Police Officer in Olosan area of Mushin, CSP Adekunle Omisakin, while commenting on the arrest disclosed that the suspects, aged between 18 and 23, were arrested in Ladipo area of Mushin, Lagos Mainland.
He stated that the gangs had been terrorizing residents of Mushin with their incessant clashes.
“Three cutlasses, charms and one axe were recovered from them. They will be transferred to Federal Special Anti-robbery Squad, Ikeja for further investigation,” the DPO said.
Meanwhile, some of the suspects, while they were paraded claimed that they were commercial bus conductors in Mushin, stressing that they were not part of the cult groups.