The Rivers state police command says it has arrested 9 suspects in connection to the Killing of two Mobile Police men around the mile 2 Diobu axis of port Harcourt.
A statement issued in port Harcourt by the police public Relation officer Nnamdi Omoni said the command swing into action immediately after the incident to be able to apprehend the suspects
The statements read ‘’The Rivers State Police Command in less than 24 hours after the tragic killing of two Mobile Policemen at Ojoto Street in Mile 1 Diobu, PH, arrested nine (9) Suspects, who are currently being investigated in connection with the dastardly act.’’
He said ‘’Their arrest was made possible barely 12 hours after the Commissioner of Police, CP Usman A.Belel, issued a marching order to all the Commanders of the Tactical Units to arrest with immediate effect the perpetrators of the heinous crime.
2. The Suspects arrested are currently being interrogated and will be made to bear the full weight of the law, if found complicit.
3. Once again, the CP wishes to appeal to the residents of the State to remain calm; as there is no cause for alarm, assuring that the Command will not spare any effort in unveiling the identities of the assailants.
He is further appealing to the public to support the Police with credible information that can burst not just this gang but other criminal gangs terrorizing the State and consequently make the State livable and peaceful for all.
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