Agents of the Anambra State Police Command have captured the head of a group of hoodlums which has practical experience in burglarizing workers along Ufuma – Oko – Uga-Amaokpala street in Orumba North and Aguata Local Government Areas of the state.
Representative of Anambra State Police Command, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga who unveiled this in a public statement said while the head of the group was captured, his individuals got away.
Ikenga uncovered that the gathering chief admitted that it was his pack which as of late looted an inn in Ndikelionwu, where a female staff was assaulted.
The delivery read: “Police Operatives joined to Oko divisional base camp following up on believable data in the early long stretches of 6/9/2022 burst a criminal refuge, an uncompleted structure along Oko – Ufuma freeway in Orumba North LGA.
“Agents captured one Okechukwu Okpo ‘M’ age 24 years of Ndobasi town, Ebonyi State. One privately created gun, two live cartridges and three plasma TV were recuperated.
“The group of hoodlums on locating the police vehicle started shooting at the agents, who answered quickly, captivating the furnished burglars in a firearm fight. While other gangsters ran away from the area, Okechukwu was captured.
“Starter examinations show that the group were liable for more than 25 outfitted burglaries, abducting, vehicle grabbing episodes that have occurred along Oko Ufuma, Uga, Amaokpala turnpike, among others.
“The latest as per the confession booth proclamation of the suspect (Okechukwu) is an assault in an inn on 13/8/2022 at Ndikelionwu, where a female staff was assaulted and the posse likewise carried off three TV and different things. Endeavors are progressing to capture other escaping gangsters.”
Ikenga likewise expressed that four other thought lawbreakers have been captured in a different occurrence.
He said the suspects were captured related to neighborhood security, and they incorporate; one Chukwubike Anieto ‘m’ Aged a long time from Agulu, Chukwuemerie Ike ‘m’ matured a long time from Agulu, Chidera Muo ‘m’ matured a long time from Neni and Chukwuma Israel ‘m’ matured 28 years all living at Umuezeani town Akwaeze.
“We recuperated one Berreta gun, three bikes, one hatchet, three cleavers, one police belt, one Sumec generator, thirteen unique brands of telephones and other implicating things.
“Cross examination by police agents uncovered that the pack went after a police Constable, and confiscated him of his own having a place on 29/8/2022 along Umukabia Okofia town, Neni. Likewise most as of late, the pack were trapped in the follow up on 9/9/2022 trying to deny a woman of her having a place along Okofia town, Neni.”