Amotekun Corps in Ogun State have arrested two men for allegedly killing a farmer, identified as Rasaki Aro.
Aro was reportedly killed on his farmland for having the effrontery to challenge the suspects after he caught them attempting to steal his cocoa.
The suspects, named as Taiwo Fatai (21 years) and Muyideen Adeosun, committed the crime at Oke-Sopin area of Ijebu-Igbo, Ijebu North Local Government Area of Ogun State.
The Field Commander of the Ametokun Corps in Ogun, David Akinremi, on Tuesday said: “The assailant went to the deceased farm to steal from his cocoa plantation but unknown to them that the deceased was on the farm.
“However, when they were challenged by the deceased, the suspects pounced on him inflicting several cut injuries on him which led to his death on the spot.” adding that the suspects, “have confessed to the commission of the heinous crime.” and “both suspects have been handed over to the Police for further investigation.”