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Search for abducted Delta SARS officer enters day-7; two arrested

By Perez Brisibe

UGHELLI—SEVEN days after an officer of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, was abducted by gunmen in Delta State, his abductors are yet to make contact with his family members.

The officer, Emmanuel German, who was abducted last week Tuesday, was the immediate past SARS Officer-in-Charge of Ughelli, Delta State.

Confirming the incident on phone, Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Celestina Kalu, said: “The police are still searching for him.”

However, a senior police officer attached to the Anti-Robbery Squad, said that two suspects have been arrested in connection with the incident.

The officer, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said: “We recovered his (German) SUV the next day at Agbarho with his laptop and other personal belongings intact.

He added: “Though his service pistol and phone were missing, we were able to trace his phone, which was in the custody of a Fulani tanker driver in Warri, who claimed that the phone was sold to him by one of his colleague.

“The suspects have been arrested and taken to Asaba for further investigation.”

 


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