The troops of 4-Brigade ‘Exercise Crocodile Smile’- 4, has arrested five persons in connection with alleged murder and Armed robbery.

This was contained issued by Assistant Director, Army Public Relations in Benin, Major Ojo Adenegan, in a statement Adenegan said two of the suspects were arrested in connection with the murder of some NDLEA personnel, while three were arrested in connection with alleged armed robbery.

He also said that the suspects were arrested at two separate operations by the troops. He explained that the two murder suspects were arrested at a joint operation by the troops and personnel of the NDLEA.

The Spokesman explained that the murder suspects were arrested in connection with the killings of four NDLEA personnel in Uzebba, in Owan-West Local Government Area of Edo.

According to Adenegan, the NDLEA, Ondo State Command conducted a raid operation at Uzebba Community in Owan West Local Government Area of Edo State.