Police in Anambra State have arrested a three-man robbery syndicate over alleged burglary in Amorji village Agulu in Anaocha LGA of Anambra State.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Haruna Mohammed said the suspects broke into the residence of one Okafor Fidelis and stole the sum of #20,000.
He gave their names as Chibuike Allwell 20, Chiemena Uwuoba, 16 and Ileabuchi Chukwudi.
He said, “On the 11/10/2020 at about 12:28am,there was a distress call from one Okafor Fidelis ‘m’ of Amorji village Agulu in Anaocha LGA of Anambra State that suspected robbers armed with dangerous weapons broke into his residence and stole the sum of Twenty thousand naira (#20,000)
“Following the distress call, Police operatives attached to Neni division in conjunction with local vigilante group quickly responded and rushed to the scene.As a result,three suspects were arrested as follows,
(i). Chibuike Allwell ‘m’ aged 20years,
(ii). Chiemena Uwuoba ‘m’ aged 16years both natives of Abia State and,
(iii). Ileabuchi Chukwudi ‘m’ aged 20years of Umuifite village,Agulu.
“Meanwhile, exhibits recovered in their possesions includes sum of #20’000, One Axe, one cutlass, one knife, one spanner, two torch lights, charms and other incriminating items.
“Case under investigation after which suspects would be charge to court for prosecution.”