Police Arrests Pastor Over Involvement In Gun Business, Recovers Six Rifles Inside Delta Church
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. The Delta State Police Command have arrested the resident pastor of Christ Holy Church, Mr. Fidelix Nwansa. The pastor was arrested over an alleged gun running. The pastor did his illegal gun business under the pretence of providing security for churches and hotels with vigilante groups from Anambra State.
According to report, people from Delta State have started bringing in vigilantes from other states into Delta. Majority of the Vigilante personnels are from Anambra State. Delta State Police command describe the act of engaging the services of security from other states as illegal. Vigilante from other states are not supposed to operate in Delta State.
The arrest of the pastor was confirmed by the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa.He said that the Police also arrested the head of the vigilante simply identified as Freeman. Police also recovered six rifles in an uncompleted building within the Church’s premises in Asaba.