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Rivers police parade alleged kidnappers, recovers 20 vehicles


PORT HARCOURT — RIVERS State Police Commissioner, Mr. Joseph Mbu, said, yesterday, that his command arrested about 10 kidnappers and recovered 20 stolen vehicles in the last few weeks.

The Police boss paraded some of those arrested for various offences, which include kidnapping, cultism and related crimes.

Items recovered from the suspects include seven AK47 riffle, three AK49 rifles, 10 locally-made pistols, one pump action, 170 7.2mm ammunition, 219mm ammunition, 59 cartridges, five magazines, two machetes, 17 mobile phones, three laptops, one 75HP outboard engine and N736,660 cash.

Cars recovered were six Honda saloon, four Volks-wagen saloon, four Toyota Jeep Land Cruiser, one Hyundai Jeep, one Murano Jeep, and one Mazda Saloon.


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