Browsing: live ammunition

The command in a statement signed by its police public relations officer, Bright Edafe disclosed that policemen attached to Bomadi Divisional patrol team, while on stop and search duty along Bomadi-Tuomo road on Friday, October 1, intercepted a cyclist carrying a suspected armed robber.

It was learnt that on Friday,  at about 1630hrs while team Eagle-net special squad were on routine patrol/stop and search along Ughelli-Port Hacourt Road, intercepted a Mazda 626 saloon car dark green in colour with Reg. No. UGH 722 AA with six occupants of two males and four females all occupants were asked to come down from the vehicle for searching. 

The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Asinim Butswat, in a statement on Tuesday, said the suspects were arrested while trying to ferry one bag of weed, suspected to be Indian hemp, to the Southern Ijaw Local Government Area.