Po­lice seize dealer car­ry­ing 150 car­tridges in bus

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Vic­tor Sorokwu, As­aba

The Po­lice in Delta State have ap­pre­hended a sus­pected firearms dealer with 150 live car­tridges con­cealed in a sack in a com­muter bus.

The State Po­lice Com­mand spokesper­son SP Ce­lestina Kal said the Dragon Pa­trol team on duty along Kwale/Ozoro road in­ter­cepted the bus with Reg. No (Delta) XB 364 KPE be­long­ing to Eru Mo­tors and driven by one Kings­ley Nwabeke.

When the de­tec­tives searched the ve­hi­cle, they found the sack con­ceal­ing the car­tridges be­long­ing to a pas­sen­ger, Ben­jamin Oh­wovore­ole, aged 38 years, of No.16 Oteri Road, Ughelli, who was im­me­di­ately ar­rested.

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