The 1 9 Battalion under the Sector 1 Command of the Nigerian Armed force on Tuesday strutted more than 21 speculates who have been threatening Sapele People group and its environs in Delta State.
The suspects were captured during an assault locally by the Military.
During the attack, the Military recuperated three(3) guns from the apartment(ceiling) of an escaping suspect whose sweetheart was likewise captured simultaneously.
The Army also recovered laptops from other locations it raided.
An ex-militant, identified as Malik, was also arrested during the exercise.
The suspects were paraded at the Sector 1 Command in Effie in, Uvwie Local Government Area.
Parading the suspects, the Sector 1 Commander, Col. Ahmed Sani said an ex-militant is one of the suspects that was responsible for the killing of three officers in Nembe, Bayelsa State.
He said the suspects will be handed over to the appropriate authorities for prosecution as soon as investigations are concluded, pointing out that the army has launched a manhunt for the fleeing suspects.
In a chat with newsmen, the ex-militant, Malik said he has repented and has surrendered all his guns during the amnesty programme in Delta State.
The female suspect, Annabel who was captured in the home of her sweetheart said she didn’t have any acquaintance with her hubby is an outfitted burglar.