7 Armed Robbers Operating As Commercial Bus Drivers Arrested In Anambra State

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7 suspected armed robbers operating as commercial drivers have been arrested in Anambra State.

Among those arrested were Chigozie Ojemere and Izuchukwu Okafor.

The suspects were apprehended on Monday along Onitsha-Owerri Road in their operational L300 bus marked AWK482ZD.

According to the spokesman for Anambra State Police Command, Mohammed Haruna, a Superintendent of Police (SP), the suspects were caught during stop-and-search duty by operatives of the highway patrol team.

He said:

“After a thorough search on the vehicle, the following exhibits were recovered: One locally made cut to size double barrel gun, seven live cartridges and seven handsets of different brands.

“On the same day, a suspected phone/bag snatcher was arrested around 10:00 p.m. by patrol team attached to Awada, Onitsha. The suspect, Obinna Nwonu, 23, of New Site, Oba Village, attacked one Blessing Nwafor, a female and dispossessed her of phone and other valuables.

“Both cases are under investigation and would be charged to court upon completion.”

One thought on “7 Armed Robbers Operating As Commercial Bus Drivers Arrested In Anambra State

  1. These will soon become more of those kind of hoodlums who will be used and be dumped by politicians during the forth coming general elections.unemployment remains a driver to such undesirable menance but not an excuse to molest/kill innocent citizens.

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