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POLICE ARREST 87 ROBBERY SUSPECTS IN IMO

Imo State Police Public Relations Officer, Andrew Enwerem.


The police in Imo State have arrested no fewer than 87 people who allegedly took part in armed robbery, kidnapping and cult-related activities between April 1 and May 22, 2017, in the state. The command stated that within the six weeks under review, it had recovered not less than 47 firearms and ammunitions from hoodlums.
The state Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, who spoke in Owerri, the state capital, explained that while seven armed robbery suspects had been charged to court, two persons were being prosecuted for taking part in kidnapping.