Volunteer security guards arrest cult suspect in Benue

Volunteer security guards arrest cult suspect in Benue


The Benue State Community Volunteer Guard (BSCVG) on Sunday arrested a suspected cultist, Mr. Jeremiah Gbogo.

The suspect was suspected to be in possession of a locally manufactured Beretta pistol at the wake held in Fidi Council Area, Makurdi Local Government Area of ​​the state.

Recall that two other suspected cultists who killed the victim were also arrested at Benue Links Motor Park while attempting to flee from Makurdi town.

Special Assistant to the Governor on Security and Home Affairs, Secretary Joseph Hur, said it took the collective efforts of security agencies, including the BCVG, to prevent the suspected cultists from being lynched by an angry mob.

Mr. Hur further said that the suspects were handed over to the police for questioning and prosecution.

Source: dailypost.ng

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