Adamawa police bust Shila cult group arrest 13, recover two tricycles, weapons
In it’s effort to rid the state of violent crimes, the Adamawa State police command has disclosed arresting thirteen members of the deadly Shila cult group terrorising the state capital.
A statement by the command’s image maker, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje said the feat was achieved by the taskforce recently inaugurated by the commissioner of police, Olugbenga Adeyanju to dislodge criminals in the state.
Members of the Shila Cult arrested by Police in Yola.
He noted that the taskforce have so far dislodged some criminal hideouts of the notorious Shila Cultists situated at a remote sides of Jambutu, Doubeli, Wuro-Jabbe and Sanda Primary School in both Yola-North and South LGAs, apprehended 13 suspected Shila Boys
“The command equally recovered two tricycles with registration No. YLA 027 WZ and GRE 335 QE, 10 Sharp knives, some quantity of illicit drugs, dry weeds suspected to be Indian hemp among others.
Tricycles recovered from the Shila Cult by Police in Yola
“Following the formation of the taskforce team upon assumption of Office by CP Olugbenga Adeyanju frequent raiding of black spots and criminals hideouts has been intensified as a crime preventive measures, which will be sustain.
“The commissioner of police appreciate members of the general public and further assures that, the suspects will be diligently prosecuted on completion of investigation and that the Police will not relent until every member of the gang is apprehended,” he said.
Upon his assumption of office, Adeyanju constituted the taskforce to deal with violent crimes being perpetrated by the deadly Shila cult group.