Hoodlums Invade Ondo Prison, Set Prisoners Free


Suspected miscreants on Thursday broke into the National Correctional Service Centre in Okitipupa, the headquarters of Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State, and unlawfully released the inmates.

Reports making the rounds says at least  58 inmates were released during the attack while a police van was set ablaze by the irate youths.

Several items were also destroyed on the premises of the prison.

The Public Relations Officer of the Ondo State Command of NCS, Ogundare Babatunde, confirmed the incident.