Abuja - Five members of a cult have been arrested by the Benue State Police Command after cult groups clashed during a Christmas celebration in the Wadata and Modern Market areas in Makurdi.
DSP John Bako, Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident and said no life was lost during the clash although some sustained injuries, Nigerian Tribune reports.
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Three locally-made pistols and cartridges were allegedly found with the suspects, while others were arrested for committing minor offences during the celebration.
Bako has appealed to members of the public to remain safety-conscious and report any behaviour that may be deemed suspicious or offensive.
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