The family house of Philip Shaibu, Edo state deputy governor, has been attacked by suspected thugs
Naija News learnt that the suspects invaded the house located in Jattu-Uzairue, Etsako west local government area, today after they successfully scaled the fence into the compound.
A patrol team from the Edo state police command were able to arrest the suspects after they responded to a distress call from the family members of the deputy governor.
According to a witness, some of the items retrieved from the suspect were locally-made gun, cutlass, battle axe and gunpowder.
The police said five of the thugs were arrested while some other members of the gang escaped. A policeman who spoke off the record said the suspects have been transferred to the area command while efforts are being made to arrest the others.
Source: Naija News