Police intercept suspected gunrunner
Oyo State Police Command on Sunday intercepted a suspected gunrunner at a village between Oyo and Ogun states, and recovered an AK47 rifle.
A statement by Command spokesman Adewale Osifeso said the suspect fled on his motorcycle but was pursued by the tactical operatives until a sack fell off his bike.
“A cursory look into the content of the sack revealed it was an AK47 rifle with breech number 353913.
Osifeso said that investigation was ongoing with a view to not only apprehend the suspect but also bust his criminal network and supply chain.