The Police force has arrested four teenagers in Lagos for allegedly attempting to attack a rival cult group in a secondary school.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Lagos, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, confirmed the arrest in a statement on Saturday.
He narrated that the police operatives attached to Alakuko Division in Lagos Command, arrested the suspects on Friday.
According to him, suspected cultists came from Ogun for reprisal attacks on other rival cult members at the Junior Secondary School, Akinyele, Alakuko in Lagos,claiming that suspects are between the ages of 14 and 18.
Two of the suspects are from Odewale Community High School, Ijoko Ogun, one from Tunik International School, Dalemo Alakuko, Lagos and one tailoring apprentice at Dalemo Alakuko.
The police operatives had got winds of the planned reprisal attacks on their rivals in the school and raced to the scene immediately the suspects arrived to cause pandemonium and attack their targets.
Items like cutlasses, weeds suspected to be cannabis and assorted charms were recovered from them,’’ he stated.