A 24-year-old cultist, Oluwatosin Ikuhemeyin, who escaped from a jailbreak in Owo, in Ondo state in March, this year has narrated how six of them planned and escape from prison after spending two week.
Ikuhemeyin, known as 4G, has been on the wanted list of the state police command over his role in several cult clashes in the state which has led to the death of some members of another cult group.
He has reportedly been terrorizing Igbokoda community, in the state, before he was arrested and sentenced to prison.
“I was arrested this morning in Igbokoda, but I escaped from Owo Prison in a jailbreak with some six other people after spending two weeks in the prison.
“I met with some people in the prison led by one Dada, who were planning on how to escape from the prison before i got there and they co-opted me into the plans and it was successful.
“We escaped through the toilet and it took us some days as we always fill the toilet with water to weaken the place.
“There was an Hausa guy who understand the techniques and eventually we succeeded in escaping from the prison.
“I headed straight to Akure in my house to change my cloth and left the town to Ogun state where i work with some people before returning to Igbokoda to work with the fishermen on the sea.
“I only come to Igbokoda to relax when the policemen spotted me and arrested me.
He confirmed that he is a sharp shooter but has only killed “three people and not several as claimed by the police.
“Its been long I involved in killing, I have changed and I only killed three people during reprisal attack with a rival cult group.
“I have handed all my guns to one Golu who took over from me after I handed over the throne and they have all deserted me because they no longer trust me because i was arrsted and escaped from prison”.
Parading the suspect at the state police headquarters in Akure, the spokesperson for the state police command, Funmi Odunlami said that the suspect escaped from Owo prison with six others and has been on the wanted list of the command
over his role in several cult clashes in the state which led to the death of some members of another cult group.
Odunlami added that “He was a leader of Aye cult group and was arrested in a soakaway his at Igbokoda area of the state.
She said that the Suspect will be arraigned in court soon.