POLICE ARREST 20 SUSPECTED CULTISTS IN DELTA, RECOVER AMMUNITION
The Delta State Police Command has arrested 20 suspected cultists in Ogharaefe Community, Ethiope-West LGA.
The suspects were arrested after security operatives in the State conducted a raid of black spots in the community.
One fabricated wooden gun, six hundred and forty eight wraps of weed suspected to be Indian hemp, one used female pant, various charms, one knife, sixteen bottles of codeine, ten packs of razors, one grinder used in grinding weeds and the sum of sixty-nine thousand (#69,000) were recovered from the suspects.
Confirming the development, the States Police PRO, DSP Bright Edafe, said investigations are ongoing and the Commissioner of Police in the State has mandated all security operatives to ensure the continuous raids if black spots are carried out within their area of responsibilities.
”The CP also urged parents and guardians to caution their wards to desist from buying, selling or taking hard drugs as whoever is caught will be arrested and prosecuted," he added.