Kogi State Police Command said it has recovered some arms and ammunition from a secondary school, in Adavi Local Government area of the State.
State Commissioner of Police, Adeyemi Ogunjemilusi disclosed this to newsmen, yesterday, while briefing on the effort of the command in the past months. According to him, the guns and other weapons were hidden inside the ceiling of one of the classrooms of the secondary school.
Police were able to recover the weapons after a tip-off from an informant who revealed that some hoodlums have been visiting the school for a while and planing to foment trouble during the last election in the State, said Ogunjemilusi.
He further revealed that the police were stunned to find out that two AK47 rifles, 4000 rounds of live ammunition, cutlasses, charms and other dangerous weapon were hidden inside classroom ceiling.
The police commissioner, who paraded 30 suspects, stated that the command also recovered three stolen vehicles, three AK 47 rifles, six locally made pistols, cartridges, IED explosives and detonators, cutlasses, ammunition, charms from the suspects. They also rescued seven kidnapped victims.