The suspect was apprehended by agents of the Amotekun Corps, also known as the Ogun State Security Network.
David Akinremi, the state commander of Amotekun, revealed in a statement on Tuesday, August 2, that the suspect was detained on June 17 in Ilu-Tuntun Olorunsogo, Ajowa, in the state’s Ifo Local Government Area.
He was apprehended following an alarm raised by one Jimoh Opeyemi, who saw him while he was committing the crime.
“On the day in question, one Jimoh Opeyemi of Ilu-Tuntun Olorunsogo was going to a building site where he works as an iron-bender when he saw the suspect having canal knowledge of a she-goat.
“He immediately stopped to have a clear view of the scene and subsequently raised alarm which attracted people around the area, including an operative of Amotekun Corps on neighbourhood patrol. Hence, the arrest of the suspect.”