FCT Police Command Arrests 17 Suspected Cult Members

11 April 2021 By Peter Ireh

The FCT Police Command has arrested seventeen suspects for cultism along Gwagwalada-Lugbe axis.

This is contained in a statement by the Police Public Reletions Officer, ASP Mariam Yusuf in Abuja.

According to the statement, the suspects were arrested by Police Operatives from the Command’s Anti-Cultism Unit during the coordinated raids and patrols in the area.

The statement says the suspects confessed to being members of Vikings and Aro Baga confraternities terrorizing the areas.

According to the statement, Exhibits recovered from the suspects include three locally made pistols, two rounds of live ammunitions, four cartridges, one axe, one cutlass, wraps of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp and charms.

The statement says all suspects will be arraigned in court after investigations.

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