The Kwara State Police Command has arrested 144 suspects allegedly connected with last Friday’s looting spree in Ilorin metropolis.
Parading the suspects before newsmen at the state police command headquarters in Ilorin on Monday, the Police Commissioner Mr Kayode Egbetokun, said all the suspects arrested were caught with looted items in their possession.
Also recovered were large numbers of stolen items, as well as motorcycles and vehicles used in carting away the looted materials.
The commissioner advised those in possession of such looted items to voluntarily surrender them to the police or any of the head of the security agencies in the state.
He assured that Individuals who willingly surrender their stolen items would be forgiven, and would not face prosecution.