Man arrested with stolen motorcycle in Ogun


The Ogun State So-Safe Corps, Idiroko division, has arrested a suspect identified as Timileyin Abayomi for allegedly stealing a motorcycle.

The suspect was arrested on Monday, Nov. 7, at Ilashe, Ipokia Local Government Area of Ogun State, at about 3pm.

The suspect identified himself as a transport union worker, saying he is a resident of Alagbon in Owode, Yewa South Local Government Area of the State.

According to the So-Safe spokesperson, Moruf Yusuf, the suspect had broken into one Mr Taiwo Joseph’s compound in ldaba, llashe, and went straight to the kitchen to take his motorcycle.

Yusuf said: “The suspect was chased and apprehended when he tried to escape by running into a neighbour’s compound, broke the ceiling, entered through it, then jumped into a room where he was eventually arrested.”