Senator Rochas Okorocha a former governor of Imo State has been arrested by the police.
The arrest followed the showdown earlier today when the former governor allegedly led a team to unseal the Royal Palm Estate earlier sealed by the Hope Uzodinma administration.
Sources in Owerri said that Okorocha was arrested after state authroities informed the police of a trespass leading to a faceoff between Okorocha and the police. One source said that at least ten cartridges were picked up at the scene.
Okorocha may stay in police custody till Monday morning when he is expected to be arraigned in court for trespass.