The police in Bayelsa State have arrested the suspects behind the attack launched on the residence of the former governor of the state, Seriake Dickson.
Mike Okoli who is the Commissioner of Police in the state disclosed this development while speaking to journalists in Yenogoa, the state capital.
It was reported that gunmen had earlier attacked the residence of former Governor in Sagbama Local Government Area of the state.
A casualty was reported in the form of the death of a police man who tried the repel the attack of the gunmen.
The police commissioner said following the attack, “We have been following the case diligently. I am happy to inform you that at the moment, five suspects connected to that incident are in our net.”
He also disclosed that the suspects have agreed to being the minds behind the attack.
Also, many other suspects were paraded for carrying out nefarious activities in the state. Large quantities of substances suspected to be Indian hemps, bag containing 200 live cartridges were also retrieved from the suspects.
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