Imo - A suspected cultists has died after he was nabbed by
police in Imo State during a gun battle, Punch reported.
The man had a meeting with other fellow cultists when they
spotted police officers and decided to start shooting at random.
Police in the state were acting on a tip off about the cult
group by the Egbu Community in Owerri. Two other cultists have since been arrested following the incident.
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The group is said have been terrorising the community for a
long period and they have been wanting the violence to stop.
Police recovered three locally made pistols, seven live
cartridges and two cutlasses amongst other illegal arms.
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