Six Police Officers Suspended For Missing Items

The Administration of the Liberia National Police has suspended with immediate effect six of its officers pending investigation, in connection to the disappearance of a large quantity of single barrel gun ammunitions from its Forensic Evidence Room.

The thirteen boxes of missing ammunitions were arrested on November 1, 2014 by joint security officers in Ganta, Nimba County and placed at the Headquarters of the Liberia National Police Forensic Room and was noticed missing on the 7th of March 2015.

A Police Statement named those suspended as Supt, Vally Sheriff, Chief/ Supt. James Moore and Terry N. Kerkula, others include Inspector Justine B. Bondo, Moses Williams and Detective Varney A.M. Sheriff of the Interpol Section.

Five of the suspects assigned in the Forensic Section had accessed to the Keys of the forensic Room while one of them was caught interceding on behalf of the suspects at the time of the investigation.

The six suspended officer’s salary will be withheld pending the outcome of the investigation which is being conducted by the Crime Services Division of the Liberia National Police.