Killer of British Missionary Arrested In Delta
Wanted militant warlord, Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo, (AKA) Kareowei, who allegedly masterminded the kidnap and killing of a British missionary in Enekorogha, Delta state, has been arrested.
Reports indicate that the warlord was arrested by operatives of the Joint Task Force, codenamed Operation Delta Safe at the early hours of Thursday in Ogbobagbene community.
Confirming the arrest, Commander, Operation Delta Safe, Rear Admiral Suleiman Apochi, said he had deployed troops in the community to intensified search to locate the hideout of the militant leader and his boys in the creeks.
He however declined further details on the arrest as according to him, a statement would be release giving details of the militant’s arrest.
It would be recalled that before the arrest of the militant, the Delta State Police command had placed a N2 million bounty on the arrest of the militant who was also declared wanted by the command.