Parading the suspects before journalists, the Edo State Commissioner of Police, Folusho Adebanjo disclosed that among the 32 suspected criminals were four men who were paraded for defilement of underage girls.
One of them is a 47 year old alleged Deeper Life Pastor, Eze Fidelis, who was arrested for having sexual relations with two eleven year-old girls.
Mr Adebanjo, who paraded the suspects before journalists, disclosed that some of the suspects were arrested for robbing passengers of their belongings in what is popularly referred to as “One Chance”.
Two of the suspects, who confessed to their crimes, Stephen, Stanley and Kabiru were arrested for illegal possession of firearms and cultism.
Mr Adebanjo said his command is ready to ensure the maintenance of law and order in the state.
He appealed to residents of the State to continue to provide the police with information that will aid in apprehending criminals.