The Vigilante Chairman of Beneku Unit, Chukwuji Gabriel has been arrested by the Police in Ashaka Divisional Headquarters have arrested over unlawful possession of firearms in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State.
The Police recovered one cut-to-size locally-made pistol and three single barrel guns from Gabriel’s house.
Another double barrel gun and one pump action gun were also recovered inside the ceiling of Vigilante Chairman house in Delta State.
In a report from Daily Post, two other double-barrel guns are in possession of two vigilante members who are presently on the run.
The Vigilante Chairman had been arrested based on information that he had in his possession unlawfully possessed firearms.
The Police then invited the suspect for interrogation, and he confessed that he had three single barrel guns in his possession.
The CP Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa confirmed the arrest of the suspect in a text message sent to Daily Post.
The State’s Police boss said, “Investigation is ongoing.”