Delta police arrest 10 suspected oil thieves, vessel


Nigeria Police

24 February 2016, Warri—Poice in Delta State have taken custody of 10 suspects and a sea going vessel, MT Eyuwa, allegedly caught stealing 470,000 litres of crude oil in the state’s waterways, promising speedy trial for the suspects.

The suspects and ship arrested by men of the Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS, Delta on December 14, 2015, around the Forcados Terminal, Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State, were handed over to the state Police Commissioner, Usman  Alkali, at the Warri Naval Base.


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