“Some of the suspects confessed being members of Black Axe Confraternity and Junior Supreme Aiye Confraternity.”
UGHELLI – The police in Delta State have confirmed the arrest of 25 suspected cultists and one drug baron/Indian hemp dealer at Agbor in Ika South Local Government Area and Eku in Ethiope East Local Government Area respectively in the state.
In a statement by the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe said the drug baron/Indian hemp dealer, Larry Onifon ‘m’ 24yrs was arrested on Tuesday 1st February 2022 by the Command’s crack surveillance team when they raided a black spot in Okwuchi quarters.
The suspect, Mr Larry Onifon claimed to be a fashion designer but was arrested in the drug neighbourhood while other suspects took to their heels.
Forty (40) packets of 100mg Tramadol; eighty-nine (89) wraps of weeds suspected to be Indian hemp; four (4) sachets of Swinol; three (3) containers of Loud; fifty-five (55) wraps of substances suspected to be cocaine were recovered from the black spot.
The suspect Larry Onifon also stated that the cartel popularly called “OBJ cartel” is owned by one of the fleeing suspects named “OBJ”.
In a related operation on January 31st, 2022 at about 9pm, the Command Raider’s operatives raided a criminal hideout at Agbor, Delta State, during which twenty-five (25) male suspected cultists were arrested.
Some of the suspects confessed being members of Black Axe Confraternity and Junior Supreme Aiye Confraternity.