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An employee, Lucky Otuonye has been indicted by some robbers of inviting them to rob his master’s shop in Ogun state .
The robbers and the salesman have been arrested by men of Ogun state police command over the robbery operation in Ago-Iwoye ,Ogun state .
The robbers who invaded Abuking Electronic Shop at Olopomerin area of Ago iwoye in the Ijebu-North local government area of the state carted away a 32 inches LG plasma television .
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state ,DSP, Abimbola Oyeyemi disclosed this in a statement on Thursday .
Oyeyemi explained that the suspect and two others ; Chinedu Peter and Matthew Igwe were arrested following a distress call received by the Division Police Officer ,Ago iwoye division, CSP Paul Omiwole.
He said the Police were told that robbers have invaded Abuking Electronic Shop at Olopomerin area of Ago iwoye.
He said “upon the distress call, the DPO and his men swiftly moved to the scene, but the robbers who stabbed the salesman on his left hand have escaped with a 32inch LG plasma television before the arrival of the policemen.
“The salesman, Lucky Otuonye was quickly taken to hospital for treatment while all the adjoining stations in the area were alerted to be on lookout for the fleeing suspects
“Some hours after, members of hunters group saw the two men with a plasma television in Awa-ijebu, and they quickly informed the police who promptly arrested them in Awa ijebu.
“They were later taken to Ago-Iwoye where they confessed being responsible for the robbery operation but added that it was the salesman, who invited them to come and rob the Electronic shop.
“The salesman Lucky Otuonye was then promptly arrested. He has also made a confessional statement.
“Recovered from them are one 32 inches plasma television, one Bajaj motorcycle and a knife.”
The PPRO however said the Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun has ordered a thorough investigation into the past activities of the suspects with the view to charge them to court as soon as possible.