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Enugu police arrest 1 for robbery

07 March 2013, 14:03

Enugu - The police in Enugu have arrested one Ifeanyi Nwobodo, alias OMI, for armed robbery in the 9th Mile area of the state.

A statement from Ebere Amaraizu, the spokesman of the command, said the suspected was nabbed after the police received information that he was involved in an operation on Eke road on Feb. 14.

He said the suspect had already made confessional statements and named some of his accomplices, including one Ejike Onovo, alias Okpotokpo.

Amaraizu said the police had mounted a man-hunt for other members of the gang.

He said the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Tonye Ebitibituwa, had commended his men for promptly following up on the information while also applauding members of the public for the timely and useful information.


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