Kaduna - Police detectives from the Kafanchan Area command in Kaduna State have uncovered a weapon factory where arms are manufactured illegally.
This was disclosed in a police first information report obtained by CAJ News.
The report stated that four male were found in the premises and several exhibits were also recovered.
"Upon a tip-off, Police detectives from Kafanchan Area command on 7 September, 2015 at about 8:00am stormed a premises being used for illegal arms manufacturing," the report read.
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It identified the four persons found at the premises as Isah Yahaya, Zamani Peter, Baye Tswan and Felix Paul.
The report added that 37 locally-made pistols, 11 locally-made Revolver pistols, 34 locally-made single barrel guns, 104 drilling machines, three gas cylinders, two bench vices and two dane guns.
Four 7.62mm live ammunition, two Tiger generators, a Bajaj motorcycle, a scrap SMG rifle and two boxes containing assorted tools and parts of fabricated locally-made pistols-guns were also recovered from the premises.
The police authority said all exhibits recovered and suspects taken into to custody for interrogation and investigating.
- CAJ News