Operatives of the Anti kidnapping unit, Bayelsa State Command has arrested a gun running gang at a brothel.
It was gathered that the suspects were arrested at the brothel located at Ayama road , Yenagoa Local Government Area.
A police statement released by the spokesperson for the command, SP Asinim Butswat said the suspects were arrested while acting on a tip-off on 12th May, 2022 at about 1750 hours.
He added in a statement:
“The suspects one Seibo Dokubo ‘m’ 32 years, a native of Degema, Rivers State and one Boma Daniel ‘m’ 45 years a native of Patani, Delta State, wanted to procure AK-47 Riffles for Kidnap purposes.
“One Brownie Pistol loaded with eight .9mm ammunition, three 12.7mm expended ammunition, sum of two million naira cash and a suspected stolen Toyota Hilux 2021 model without registration number, were recovered from the suspects.
“The suspects are cooperating with Police in it’s investigation and will be charge to court at the conclusion of the investigation.”