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Enugu police arrest 2 suspected robbers

BY CHINENYE OZOR
Enugu — Police operatives from Ogui Division of the Nigeria police, Enugu State command have nabbed two suspects alleged to be involved in armed robbery and cultism within Ogui and its environs

The suspects have been on the wanted list of the operatives.

They were nabbed early yesterday within Ogui axis of the state following a manhunt  based on information from members of the public.

It was gathered that the suspects, Igatta Chinedu and Okonkwo Patrick of 57, Onyiuke Street, Ogui New Layout, Enugu were arrested in a Toyota Camry car with number plate ENUGU PZ 805 ENU after a gun battle with policemen.

Recovered from the suspects were one revolver pistol with ammunition, one Automatic Pump Action rifle with five cartridges and the car.

Investigations into their activities  have commenced, while the state Commissioner of Police, Abubakar Adamu Mohammed, has applauded the assistance of the public leading to the arrest of the hoodlums.

 


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