PRESSINFORMAT gathered that the suspect died in a hospital whereas receiving medical remedy.
The Police additionally recovered one locally-made cut-to-size gun with six stay cartridges and two expanded cartridges from the suspect.
It was learnt that the police operatives on routine cease and search obligation at Iyara highway intercepted a tricycle with three male occupants.
The Delta State Police Command led by CP Ari Muhammad Ali confirmed the report in a press release signed by the Police Public relations Officer, DSP Vibrant Edafe.
The police Picture maker mentioned, “The suspects surprisingly reversed the tricycle and sped off, the group upon suspicion went after them until they acquired to Chevron Clinic highway in Warri.”
Based on him, “The hoodlums opened hearth on the policemen and the group equally responded.
Within the course of, one of many suspects was maimed whereas others escaped.
“The injured suspect was taken to the hospital the place he gave up the ghost whereas receiving remedy.
“One domestically made cut-to-size gun with six stay cartridges and two expanded cartridges have been recovered.”
DSP Edafe mentioned, “Severe manhunt for the opposite members of the gang is ongoing.”