By Ajogwu Jerry

Troops of 72 Special Forces Battalion deployed in operation MESA while on a routine patrol to Adagu village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue state arrested one militia herdsman, Idi Gemu.

Items recovered include from the suspect include, one AK 47 rifle with three rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition.

As at the time of filing this report efforts are on to arrest other members of the group who fled the area following the superior bombardment of the troops.

The Army spokesman, Brig. Gen. Texas Chukwu advised members of the public to report any suspicious activity to the security agents for prompt action.