Explosive Devices Recovered By Police In Rivers State


The Rivers State Police Command via its Explosive Ordinance unit have recovered fabricated Improvised Explosive Device from criminals in Rumuche, Emohua LGA of the state.

In a statement released on Monday by Mr Omoni Nnamdi, the State Police Public Relations Officer, in Port Harcourt, he disclosed that the device was placed to blow off a pipeline belonging to Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Natural Limited.

Mr Omoni said the device was fabricated with a large mass of dynamite and other accessories.

The Police Command declined to give details of the people responsible for placing the IED but however, said that investigation was still ongoing.

Meanwhile, the Police have assured residents of Rivers State of their preparedness to maintain the fight against criminals and have again pleaded for understanding and cooperation of all residents in terms of information sharing.