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3 nabbed with grenades, military uniform in Bayelsa

By Samuel Oyadongha

YENAGOA—THE Bayelsa State Police Command, yesterday, confirmed the arrest of three persons involved in cultism, pipeline vandalism and robbery in the state.

One of the suspects, identified as Alison, was arrested by the Command Strike Force, a team that specialises in tracking down wanted criminals, following tip-offs.

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In separate statements issued in Yenagoa by the spokesman of the State Police Command, AsInim Butswat and the Acting Chairman of the State Volunteer Group, Prince Douye Koroye, weapons recovered from the suspects include four hand grenades, one live cartridge, a pair of military uniform, one machete, one SIM card, and 12 wraps of a substance suspected to be cocaine.

According to Butswat, “the Bayelsa State Command Strike Force, a team that specialises in tracking down wanted criminals, arrested one suspect in possession of four hand grenades, one live cartridge, a pair of military uniform, one machete, one SIM card, and 12 wraps of a substance suspected to be cocaine.”

 


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