Man arrested for allegedly stealing N0.6m church offering in Osun

Police in Ekiti paraded 19 suspects on Tuesday at Ado-Ekiti one of whom allegedly broke into a church in Osun and stole N600,000 offerings.

Police spokesman, DSP Sunday Abutu, said the suspect already confessed to the crime and would be arraigned after completion of investigation.

He said the 18 other suspects were arrested for offences such as kidnapping, armed robbery, cultism, attempted murder, burglary and conspiracy.

Abutu said that the suspects were among those terrorising the people of the state and that their arrests were made possible using information provided by residents of the state.

He listed Items recovered from the suspects to include two big power generating sets, shoes, clothes and cash.

Abutu assured that they would all be arraigned at the completion of investigation. 

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