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Delta Police Arrest suspected Cultists in wanted list

By Fidausi Fuseini Saleef

The Delta Police Command said that its operatives have track down some secret cult members who were holding a meeting at their hideout in Owhelogbo Community Isoko North LGA in Delta State.

DSP Bright Edafe, Police Public Relations Officer Delta State command made this known in a statement.

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He said that on May 18th 2023 police operatives attached to Otor-Owhe division, stormed their hideout, and cordoned the area.

He noted that the suspected cultists on noticing the presence of the policemen, took to their heels but were given a heated chase.

He added that in earlier development the suspect whose name is Precious Moses ‘m’ 30yrs of Owhelogbo was arrested with a locally made cut-to-size single barrel gun, and three (3) live cartridges were recovered from him.

According to the Edafe, during the investigation it was discovered that he is a member of Viking Confraternity and part of the syndicate terrorizing the said community.

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Bright Edafe added that Manhunt for the other fleeing members of the gang is ongoing.



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