News

April 17, 2024

Rivers police arrests notorious cultist ‘Federal witch’

Stray bullet kills policeman in Jos

File image.

By Davies Iheamnachor 

PORT HARCOURT: Police in Rivers State have arrested a a notorious cultist and armed robber, Menemene Lucky Baboona, popularly called Federal Witch.

The suspect was arrested yesterday by operative of Kpor Division, Gokona Local Government Area in collaboration with a local vigilante group in the area.

The Public Relations Officer of the state police command, Grace Iringe-Koko, a Superintendent of Police, in a statement in Port Harcourt, noted that the command has commenced efforts to arrest other fleeing members of his gang.

Iringe-Koko said: “Operatives of the Command attached to Kpor division, in collaboration with a local vigilante group, arrested a notorious cutist/armed robbery kingpin one Menemene Lucky Baboona, a.k.a. federal witch ‘M,’ aged 26 yrs, a native of the Bodo community in Gokana Local Government Area in Rivers State 

“The suspect made a useful statement to arrest other fleeing members of his gang, investigation.”