Police arrest another mastermind of January 1 Rivers massacre

Police have arrested one Desmond Okputu, said to be one of the masterminds of the January 1, 2018 massacre at Omoku, in Rivers State.

Okputu, 32, and indigene of Egbema, in the state, was arrested by men of the Inspector General of Police Response Team. He was paraded on Thursday.

The  claimed that Don Wayne embarked on the suicide mission following a clash he had with the vigilante group in the town.

He also promised to assist the police to unravel and arrest other members of the gang.





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