Maj. Ishaku Takwa, OPSH Media Officer disclosed this in a statement in Jos.
The statement explained that the suspect was arrested on Thursday afternon at a checkpoint in Werreng community of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of the state.
“The ammunition was concealed in a Toyota Pathfinder jeep with registration number LGT 772 JN.
“Luck ran out of the suspects when the driver attempted to maneuvre the military check point located at Werreng along Barkin Ladi-Jos road, unfortunately, their car hit the barricade at the check point which resulted in the death of one of them.
“The body of the deceased had been handed over to the Police while the other suspect is currently undergoing interrogation,” he said.
The rest, he said, were a National Identity card, three wraps of substance suspected to be cannabis and a bag containing clothing materials.
He said that the surviving suspect would be handed over to the Police after full investigation, for prosecution. (NAN)