*PRESS RELEASE: KOGI STATE* 3/7/2021
The Police operatives attached to Akpafa Division in OGORI MAGONGO Local Government Area while on a routine patrol at about 0430hrs along Igarra- Edo-Okwne road intercepted a white Peugeot Boxer with Registration number KADUNA DKA 447 ZY conveying RMU Transformer, three copper armoured cables with inscription BEDC EDO State with seven occupants. It was further discovered that the same set of people passed through the route at about 1930hrs of 2/7/202.
In the process, two suspects were arrested while others escaped into the bush. Preliminary investigation revealed that, items were stolen from Igara Area/Edo.
Efforts is being intensify to arrest other fleeing suspects. While investigation is in progress.
*DSP William Ovye Aya*,
Police Public Relations Officer,
*For*: Commissioner of Police,
Kogi State Police Command