One of the suspected mastermind of the gruesome killing of eleven policemen at Azuzuama community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on the 5th of April has been arrested.
The suspect Jackson Fabouwei alias 'General Jasper Junior' was arrested by men of the Joint Task Force code named Operation Pulo Shield at Ekebiri,near Azuzuama in Southern Ijaw Local Government of Bayelsa State.
The JTF Commander Major General Bata Debiro who was represented by the Chief of Staff,Operation Pulo Shield,Colonel Farouk Yahaya paraded the suspect before newsmen at the JTF Sector 2 Command in Yenagoa.
Colonel Yahaya said the arrest was achieved through sound intelligent gathering effort by the JTF and other security agencies.
The JTF said it conducted series of operations around Lobia,Ukubie,Ezetu,Ekeni and Azuzuama in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area to haunt down this and other criminals and destruction of their hideouts .
Colonel Yahaya also said the JTF and other security agencies are on the trail of all criminals including other members of Jackson's group.