Three policemen from Atiba Police Division in Oyo while chasing some hoodlums got drown in a bridge washed away by flood. An eye witness said, one of the hoodlums jump into the water which also made the policemen to jump after them. They got drown in the process. He said the policemen were passing through Balogun Street in Oyo town when they notice some hoodlums smoking weed. It is said that the area is well known for different notorious activities. The policemen stop their van and went after them but were not
No fewer than nine (9) suspected cultists were on Wednesday paraded by the Oyo State Police Command in Oyo town. Weapons recovered from them include a locally-made gun, machete, and other dangerous weapons. Addressing newsmen at the Police Command headquarters, CP Vivian Ngozi Onadeko, the State Police Commissioner, revealed that officers of Atiba Police Division got wind of the information that some cultists had gathered in the area to do their handing-over and also initiate some new members.
A sad report reaching us states that the police constables have drowned to their deaths while in a hot pursuit of suspected weed smoking hoodlums known as 'agberos' under a bridge around Balogun Street in Oyo town, Oyo State Nigeria. The demised policemen who were attached to the Atiba Police Division were said to have trailed the hoodlums to an area where they were allegedly living. Immediately the hoodlums saw the police men, they started running towards the bridge. The Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer