May 20, 2015 – Computer Science Graduate Arrested For Snatching Car In Enugu Blames Unemployment For Robbery
The Enugu state command of the Nigeria police through its operatives of Ogui Division of the Nigeria Police Enugu state command on 17/5/15 nabbed a suspect who gave his name as one Anidi Reginald from Enugwu Eke in Udi local Government Area of the state but claimed to be living with his parents at secretariat quarters Njemanze artisan quarters.
The 27 year old who also claimed to have graduated from North American University in Cotonou in the Department of computer science and information technology in 2013 was nabbed in connection with a case of Armed Robbery and car snatching involving a Honda pilot jeep with registration number AAA 598 CH which was snatched from the owner at Ozalla within four corner axis of Nkanu west local Government area of the state on 17/5/15 by 11am.
It was gathered that suspect and some of Gang members now being looked for by the operatives, after snatching and robbing their victim headed towards Enugu Town and unknown to them that police have been informed and already on the trail of the said vehicle ran into police operatives of Ogui Division at presidential road axis of the state who gave them a hot chase and about to get the hoodlums, they fired at the operatives who in turn replied and overpowered them but hoodlums quickly swerved into a nearby corner with the vehicle where suspect was eventually arrested while some of his gang members escaped.
Recovered from the suspect are One Automatic Pump Action Gun, one English made single barrel gun cut to size and cartridges.
Suspect is now helping the police in their investigations and on the nefarious activities of his gang members. When the victim who was filled with joy about police performance surfaced at the police station, he identified the suspect as narrated his key role during the incident.
Suspect is begging for forgiveness and attributed the act to peer influence and lack of job.
Police Public Relations Officer
Enugu State Command