Plateau Crises: STF arrests 8 suspects in connection with shooting incident at Rafin Bauna in Bassa LGA


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Plateau Crises

By Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja

Troops of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) on Tuesday arrested 8 suspects in connection with the shooting of 3 women on a farm close to Rafin Bauna general area in Bassa LGA of Plateau State.

A statement by Major Eli Lazarus, Acting Deputy Director, Army Public Relations said, “The troops earlier responded to a distress call that 3 women were shot on their farm close to Rafin Bauna by unknown gun men. 

“Troops immediately mobilized to the scene and discovered 2 of the 3 women were shot dead on the spot, while one of the women sustained gunshot wounds.  

“The bodies were recovered while the injured woman was evacuated to a medical facility for medical care. Unfortunately she later died while receiving treatment.

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“The general area was immediately cordoned off and 8 suspects were arrested in connection with the shooting incidence. 

“The suspects are currently in the custody of…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper

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