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Police recover four bodies of slain officers in Delta

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The Police in Delta State said they had recovered corpses of four of its officers allegedly killed by suspected militants on May 15.

The Police Public Relations Officer  in the state,  Mr Andrew Aniamaka, confirmed the recovery to newsmen on Thursday in Warri.

“The militants will be fished out, as investigation is ongoing on the matter,” he said.

The deceased policemen were allegedly killed by the militants along  the Benin river.

The victims were simply identified as Aghoro (Commander), Sagay, Andrew and Mejer and their bodies have been deposited at both Sapale General Hospital  and Central Hospital, Warri.

Their vandalised boat has also been taken to Abiugborodo community under the care of some  soldiers.

A reliable source said that the policemen were invited by the militants to come and collect money to pave way for them to carry out their illegal bunkering.

NAN

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