Police Issues Ultimatum To Arm Looters In Edo

The Edo State Police Command has issued a seven days ultimatum to hoodlums who stole arms, ammunition and other items during the recent EndSARS protests in the state.

Commissioner of Police in Edo State, Johnson Babatunde Kokumo said the hoodlums have 7 days to return the looted items.

According to the state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Chidi Nwabuzor, the Commissioner promised handsome rewards for people with useful information that could lead to the arrest of the hoodlums.

Nwabuzor said the seven-day ultimatum took effect from November 9. gathered that seven police stations were looted and razed in Edo,.

Also, the Maximum Correctional Centre on Sapele Road and Oko Medium Correctional Centre on Airport Road were attacked by hoodlums.

You will recall that 1,993 inmates escaped from the Correctional centre in the state.

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