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Three men transporting cartridges to Katsina arrested in Lagos

Police in Lagos State has arrested three suspects at Poromope Estate, Ijede Road in Ikorodu for illegally transporting arms.

It was gathered that the two commercial buses loaded with a large quantity of live cartridges were heading to Katsina and later intercepted in Lagos.

It was learnt that the operatives found three dismantled motorcycles and some personal effects.

The suspects are Tukur Abdullah, 35, Muazu Telim, 50, and Dahiru Idris, 36, Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin announced.

The spokesman said a preliminary investigation showed that the trio were on their way to Katsina State.

He confirmed that the recovered exhibits as well as the vehicles, with registration numbers KMC 438 YK and KMC 394 XF, have been impounded, stating that the matter has been transferred to the Lagos State Command Headquarters in Ikeja for further investigations.

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