3 trailer vandal suspects arrested in Anambra

Three suspected vandals have been arrested for vandalizing two trailers in Nnokwa in Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Police spokesperson, Tochukwu Ikenga said the suspects were apprehended following a tip off.

He said two of the vandalised articulated trucks were recovered, adding that the suspects have been taken into custody for interrogation. 

He said, “Men of Anambra State Police Command have arrested three members of an armed syndicate that targets Dangote Trucks plying the highways in the State.

“The Police acting on a tip off stormed the hideout of the syndicate at Nnokwa where three suspects were arrested vandalizing two trailers. 

“The vandalized head of one of the trailers was recovered while the whereabout of the other is yet to be ascertained.

“Suspects were taken into custody for interrogation. The Commissioner of Police, Aderemi Adeoye has directed State CID Awka to take over the case for comprehensive investigation and prosecution of anyone indicted in the crime.”

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