He is alleged to have been the mastermind behind the attack on supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at a campaign ground in the same area.
A statement issued on Saturday by Asinim Butswat, spokesman of the Bayelsa State Police Command, noted that 15 persons have been identified to have disrupted the event, which led to the death of one person, while others sustained injuries.
“The thugs, numbering about 15, disrupted and attacked APC party faithful at a political rally at Tungbabiri. In the ensuing melee, one Braye Embikorobiri of Tungbabiri community sustained critical injuries and later died. Two other victims, names yet unknown, were critically injured and are responding to treatment in the hospital.”
Butswat added that the command had mobilised officers to restore normalcy in the community and efforts have been intensified to arrest the fleeing suspects. SHARE THIS STORY USING ANY OF THE BUTTON BELOW ⬇ PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW ⬇⬇⬇