Police Arrest Bandits, Recover Arms On Christmas Eve
From Chuks Collins, Awka
The promise by the Anambra state command of the Police to ensure a peaceful Yuletide in the state has led to the arrest of some hoodlums who specialized in robbing motorists in traffic gridlock at the Central School Road area in Umusiome Nkpor in Idemili South LGA of Anambra State.
One of the leaders of the gang who operated daily in the area, who gave his name as Sunday Eze, aged 22 from Adaba Village in Uzor-Uwani LGA, Enugu state was arrested while others fled.
Police detectives attached to Ogidi Division who responded to the distress call arrested Eze in action, armed with an axe and other dangerous weapons.
Also a Police Patrol team arrested one Gabriel Ogadi ‘m’ aged 20 years of Umusiome Nkpor and recovered one locally made single Barrel pistol with two live cartridges.
Police at Obosi arrested one Uchenna Okoro ‘m’ aged 31 years of Ogbaku in Awgu LGA of Enugu State.
He was arrested at Afa Street Odume layout Obosi with a stolen Toyota Corolla Car with Registration number FGG 828 belonging to one Uchenna Obioha.
The vehicle was stolen since November 2018.