A suspected 29-year-old armed robber, Emeka Ngwu,has been arrested with three locally made pistols and 13 9 mm ammunition along Asaba motor park,by the Delta State Police Command.
The Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya disclosed this in a statement signed and made available to Yawanews
DSP Onovwakpoyeya said the suspect was arrested by Operatives from “C” Division, Asaba who were acting on credible information on October 28, 2019.
According to DSP Onovwakpoyeya, “The Operatives worked on the information that the suspect who hails from Ezeagu Street in Enugu was boarding a Lagos bound commercial vehicle at Asaba motor park.”
DSP Onovwakpoyeya said the Operatives swung into action and arrested the suspect. An immediate search was conducted on the suspect and his belongings and the three locally made pistols and the thirteen (9mm) ammunition concealed in a bag were found on him.
While acknowledging that a confidential investigation has begun, DSP Onovwakpoyeya said that as soon as the investigation is concluded, the suspect will be charged to trial.