Police Nab Shila Boys in Adamawa, Robbers in Anambra
Adamawa Police Net 3 Suspected Shila Boys…. Recovers Tricycle, Sharp knives, Cutlasses
The Adamawa state police command has confirmed the arrest of three (3) members of Shilla boys syndicate of zone A, whose criminal network spread across Doubeli, Chinko and Jambutu in Yola North local government area.
Police spokesman in the state, DSP Suleiman Nguroje in a statement gave the names of the suspects as Nasiru Umaru age 18yrs, Adamu Muhammed 32yrs and Babaji Audi 22yrs.
”The suspects who are being investigated in connection to Criminal Conspiracy and Armed Robbery were arrested at Ngurore.
”On the 20thJanuary,2021 The Command received information about the suspicious movement of the syndicate in a particular hideout situated at a remote area of Ngurore.
”On the strength of that, the Commissioner of police Adamawa state, CP A. A. ALHAJI,psc immediately deployed operatives led by DPO Ngurore Division and they luckily apprehended all the suspects.” The statement reads.
It further states that the Command has commended the Police operatives of Ngurore Division for their immediate response which resulted in the successes recorded.
” The CP while appreciating the citizens for their cooperation and support so far, calls for improved partnership and collaboration between the citizens and the Police particularly in the areas of providing credible and actionable information to the Police which is required in tackling crimes and apprehending unrepentant criminals in the state.
” All the suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigations are concluded.” The statement stressed.
DSP Suleiman Nguroje
Police PRO Adamawa
ANOTHER BREAKTHROUGH BY THE ANAMBRA STATE COMMAND AS POLICE OPERATIVES DISLODGED ARMED ROBBERY SYNDICATES TERRORISING NKPOR JUNCTION,AWKA UKPO AND OBOSI
Arrested four suspects and recover three firearms,ammunition and other exhibits.
Following review of it’s crime prevention strategies and prompt response to distress calls in the year 2021,the Command has recorded cases of interest to members of the public during the week under review as follows,
On 18/1/2021 police operatives attached to B’ Division Awka responded to a distress call of robbery incident at Maja Awka and arrested one Chime Raymond Ugwu ‘m’ aged 27years native of Amachala village, Enugu Ezike Nsuka in Enugu State.Exhibits recovered from the suspect include a cut to size locally made pistol and one cartridge.Suspect was beaten to stupor by the mob and was taken to police hospital for treatment.
Similarly,on 19/1/2021 at about 9:30pm, police operatives attached to Awada division responded to a distress call of suspected armed robbers and arrested one Ifeanyichukwu Okoye ‘m’ aged 26years of Owelleaja community.Suspect and his accomplices presently atlarge allegedly stabbed a middle aged man and snatched his infinix Hot 5 mobile phone at Owelleaja..Exhibit recovered from the suspect include one fabricated rifle.
Also on 19/1/2021 at about 10:pm,police patrol team attached to Isiowulu Division responded to a distress call at Nkpor junction and arrested one Friday Igwe ‘m’ of Obosi.Exhibits recovered from the suspect includes one live ammunition of 7.65 mm,four(4) different shoulder bags,two handsets and one tricycle with REG NO.WER 304 WC used by the syndicates to perpetrate the crime.
Furthermore,on 15/1/2021 at about 5:45pm,following intelligence report police operatives attached to Ukpor Division arrested one Ogbogor Martins ‘m’ aged 29years of Ketogwa Obodo Cross Rivers State but resides at Amadin village Ukpor.Exhibits recovered from the suspect includes one Double barrel pump action and three empty magazines of AK 47 rifles.All cases are under investigation after which suspects would be brought to book.
Consequently,the Commissioner of police *CP John B.Abang,fdc* once again reassure ‘Ndi Anambra’ of their safety and urged them not to relent in providing timely information through the emergency number 112 or 07039194332 for prompt response, please.
CSP Haruna Mohammed
PPRO Anambra State Police Command,
For-Commissioner of Police Anambra State Comnand.