Operatives of the Delta State Police Command have arrested a suspected robber with 340 rounds of AK-47 ammunition.
The state police spokesperson, DSP Bright Edafe, stated this on Saturday in Asaba.
He said, “On October 1, policemen attached to Bomadi Divisional patrol team while on stop-and-search along Bomadi/Tuomo road intercepted a cyclist carrying one Solomon Ebe, 37, with a bag containing garri.’’
Edafe stated that the cops who were discreet in their operation decided to search the suspect and the bag. “Upon searching him, 340 rounds of AK-47 live ammunition hidden inside the garri were recovered.
The suspect was arrested and investigation is ongoing,” he stated.