The Police command in Benue State has stated it arrested three bandits and recovered harmful weapons in Katsina-Ala Native Authorities Space of the state.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Catherine Anene, and made accessible to newsmen on Wednesday, NAN studies.
Anene stated the bandits camp was located at a forest in Tomatar Imande Ukusuu Mbachor Ward, Katsina-Ala, was raided by operatives of the police on April 28.
In line with her, the bandits had sustained bullet accidents in the course of the alternate of gunfire with police in the course of the raid and died subsequently on their strategy to the hospital.
“In the course of the operation, there was a protracted alternate of gunfire between the police and bandits.
“Consequently, three of the bandits had been arrested with bullet wounds whereas different suspects fled with accidents.
“The injured suspects had been rushed to hospital however confirmed lifeless by the medical doctors.
“Corpses of the deceased have been deposited at Benue State College Educating Hospital, Makurdi.
“Additionally, two AK-47 riffles, 29 rounds of seven.62mm ammunition, knives and cutlasses in addition to a bunch of drugs suspected to be charms had been recovered,” she stated.
Police arrest three bandits, recuperate AK-47 riffles in Benue