Police have arrested four suspected kidnappers and armed robbers terrorising the Bassa Local Government Area and its environs with two human skulls.

According to the Kogi State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP William Aya, in a statement, the arrests followed credible intelligence that the suspects. They were sighted in a compound at New Jerusalem, in the Oguma area, Bassa.

The Police image-maker said operatives of the command attached to the Bassa division, led by the Divisional Police Officer, stormed the compound and arrested the suspects namely Guda Dangana, Dogo Chure, Dekina Zhiya and Samson Nyizo, all from the Bassa LGA.

“Items recovered from them included one locally-made pistol, one 7.62mm ammunition, one cartridge, one G3 ammunition and two human skulls,” Aya added.

He explained that the suspects made confession statement on their criminal activities in the area.

Aya said the suspects would be arraigned at the end of police investigation.

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