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Police impound vehicle carrying ammunition in Kwara

Kosubosu – The Police Command in Kwara yesterday, arrested a truck conveying ammunition at Kosubosu, a border town in Baruten Local Government Area of the state.

The vehicle, marked Lagos XU 110 BDG, was believed to have been coming from Burkina-Faso and going to Ibadan.

Police personnel of the Kosubosu Divisional Police Headquarters arrested the driver with another occupant of the vehicle.

A police source told NAN on Saturday that the ammunition, which comprised several cartons of cartridges, were hidden in the truck.
Mr Salihu Garba, the Commissioner of Police in the state, confirmed the incident.

The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Ajayi Okansanmi, said that the police were carrying out further investigation into the matter.

“It is true, but investigation is still ongoing. That is the only thing I can say for now until the case is later transferred to the command headquarters for further investigation,”, he said. (NAN)

 


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