Thursday, 15 March 2018

Army Arrests Notorious Kidnapper In Okene,Recovers Four AK 47 Rifles

In continuation of intensive patrol across the states following a report on criminal hideouts, on Sunday 11 March 2018 troops of Headquarters Commands Army Record supported by Army Headquarters Special Forces conducted a raid operation at Irovochinomi and Egee communities within Okene Local Government Area of Kogi State.

During the operation one of the prime suspect by name Mohammed Bashir a member of the gang that allegedly killed Corporal Mamman of Army Headquarters Special Forces on 27 February 2018, was apprehended and the following items were recovered, 2 AK 47 rifles with registration number 58008731 and 45 rounds of 7.62mm special was recovered. 

A follow up on the operation led to recovery of additional 2 AK 47 rifles.

The public are once again reminded that the operation still in progress.

You are please requested to disseminate this information to the general public through your reputable medium. Thanks for your usual cooperation.

Brigadier General Texas Chukwu
Director Army Public Relations.

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