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Defence grills Gombe terror suspects

09 June 2015, 21:33

Abuja - The Military is interrogating two suspects arrested on suspicion of master minding the bombing at Gombe Line Transport Services last year.

According to the Defence Headquarters in Abuja, the two suspected high profile terrorists were arrested following surveillance and intelligence operations that tracked them to a check point at Bajoga in Gombe State.

“Two masterminds of last year bombing at the Gombe Line Transport Services have been arrested after a shootout with troops in Gombe on Sunday," the Defence said.

Also read: Five die in Gombe twin blasts

"The two suspected high profile terrorists were eventually arrested following surveillance and intelligence operations that tracked them to a check point at Bajoga in the state.”

The Defence Headquarters added that one of terrorists sustained serious injuries during the encounter and he being treated at a military medical centre.

"He is being treated at a military medical centre” Defence Headquarters said. 

- News24


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