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VIGILANTE GROUP KILL SUSPECTED CULT MEMBER IN KOGI, ARREST ANOTHER

By John Aduku

A suspected cult member has been killed, and another arrested by vigilante group in Imane district of Olamaboro local government area of Kogi State.

The suspected cult member, one Sule Odufu, it was learnt, has been on the wanted list of the police in the State for allegedly killing one Adu Odike in Imane about four months ago for ritual purposes.

Nemesis however caught up with Odufu when he and some of his gang members went to the house of one Julius Oleme, a member of the vigilante group in an attempt to kill him at about 10 pm Tuesday.

But in the process of defending himself from the rampaging gang members, according to eyewitness, Mr. Oleme shot and killed Odufu, the alleged leader of the cultists.

The body of the suspected cultist, it was further gathered, has been deposited by the police at a mortuary in Okpo, headquarters of the local government area, and investigation was said to continue on the matter.

  

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