WARRI – The Delta State Police Command under the leadership of CP Ari Muhammed Ali, FCIA, Psc+ said , as part of efforts towards ensuring a crime free Delta, the proactive policing in crime prevention, has led to the arrest of two suspects, One Kelvin Godstime ‘m’ age 20yrs of Upper Afisere in Ughelli North LGA and Samson Ekutu ‘m’ age 23yrs of Ugbogeme of Udu LGA.
The duo were arrested by the police on routine patrol/stop and search duty along Ughelli-Warri express way who intercepted a Toyota Picnic car navy blue in colour with Reg. No. AAA 464 YA with six (6) male occupants.
According to a statement signed by DSP. EDAFE BRIGHT, Ag. POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, DELTA STATE COMMAND, the Countenance of some the passengers crave suspicion hence they were all asked to come down for search.
He said the search led to the recovery of three (3) locally made pistols, two (2) handsets, one (1) mobile phone, power bank and the cash sum of three hundred and sixteen thousand six hundred and forty naira only (N316, 640.00) which were in possession of two among the occupants who were immediately arrested.
He however said that , investigation was still ongoing.