March 20, 2023



Police get better 11 pump motion riffles, arrest 135 suspects in Edo 

Operatives of Edo State Police command stated it has arrested 135 suspects allegedly concerned in numerous crimes within the State and recovered 11 pump motion weapons amongst others.

This was simply because the command disclosed that three extra suspects have been apprehended for his or her involvement in Igueben prepare station kidnapping on January 7, 2023.

The State Commissioner of police, Muhammed Dankwara, disclosed this to Journalists on Wednesday in Benin Metropolis, the state capital.

Dankwara additionally acknowledged that the command has arrested the killer of Rev. Father Christopher Ordia who was kidnapped and killed  by his abductors in June final 12 months at  Ikabigbo group, Etsako West native authorities of the State.

The Police Commissioner warned legal parts within the state to have a change of hearts and repent from their crime or relocate from Edo.

In line with him, “My clarion name to criminals within the state is that they need to both repent and sin no extra or relocate from the state as we’re dedicated to creating Edo State a peaceable hub for the individuals.

“We’re additionally dedicated to creating positive that the rights of the individuals are upheld, ensured their liberty throughout the confines of the legislation and ensuring they go about their lawful companies with out worry, intimidation or molestation”. 

Dankwara listed gadgets  recovered from the suspects to incorporate: 5 AK 47 riffles, 1 Berretta Pistol, 2 regionally made shot weapons, 4 Barrel Weapons, 4 regionally lower to grab weapons.

Different gadgets are: 4 regionally made Pistols, 105 Cartridges, 7 stay Ammunitions, 10 Autos, 2 Bikes, N1,200,000,000, 1 cellphone, 130 Fuel cylinders and useless our bodies.

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