Two persons were arrested by men of vigilante group in Umuosu Autonomous Community, Ubakala in Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia state.
Pistol, live bullets, as well as other light weapons, were recovered from the suspects.
In a release on Friday, one of the community leaders, Kessy Onuoha said the mission of the suspects were not known.
According to him, one of the suspects was overhead making suspicious phone calls while men of the vigilante were on duty, a situation that arose their apprehension and to their arrest.
“It was disclosed the Umuosu Vigilante group were on duty when they overheard one of the suspects making suspicious calls and immediately, they swang into action and got them arrested and pistol as well as live bullets recovered from them.
“The suspects had already been handed over to the Police for further investigations,” he said.