The Force Police Public Relations Officer, Force PPRO, Jimoh Moshood, has Wednesday, in Abuja, stated that Senator Dino Melaye is safe in police custody.
He made this known when contacted to confirm the re-arrest of the after being arraigned at a magistrate court in Abuja.
Moshood explained that Melaye was arraigned on charges that bordered on escaping lawful custody and attempted suicide for which he was bailed.
However, the Force PPRO said the Senator is still in police custody over allegations of conspiracy, gun-running, armed robbery and kidnapping which is before a High Court in Lokoja, Kogi state.
He further said suggestions that the Senator’s life is in danger does not hold water because he is in lawful custody of the Police.
Moshood said this is known to the public and all lawful procedures would be adhered to whilst he remained in custody.