Three persons have been arrested by the Bayelsa State Police Command for attacking a Corpers’ Lodge in Sagbama area of the state, during which they allegedly severed a corps member’s hand. The Police Public Relations Officer, Bayelsa State Command, Asinim Butswat, however, said a fourth suspect was yet to be arrested.
According to reports, the suspects on Sunday, allegedly attacked a Corpers’ Lodge at Angalabiri community of Sagbama, severing the hand of a corps member identified as Luntis Julius, from Taraba State, with a machete. Also stolen from the Corpers’ Lodge during the attack at about 2.30am, were a laptop and two mobile phones belonging to the victim. Butswat gave the names of the arrested suspects as Mosan Youdougha, 22; Godswill Vincent, 21; saying that the third suspect was yet to be handed over to the Police.