From Chris Oji, Enugu
Six members of a notorious armed robbery gang said to have been terrorising Enugu State and its environs have been arrested by the Enugu State Police Command.
Their arrest followed a tip off received by the command’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad, (SARS), which led to the arrest of one Eneh Ekene and others at Ugbo-Odogwu, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu.
Spokesman of the command, DSP Daniel Ndukwe Ekea, in a statement issued in Enugu on Friday, said: “The Command has arrested a total of six suspects, namely: one Eneh Ekene (male), aged 35yrs; Ani Chinedu (male, also known as “Doctor”), aged 32yrs; Chidiebere Ogwudire (male), aged 21yrs.
Others are: “Jideofor Onyedika (male, also known as “Tupac”), aged 32yrs; Okeugwu Chidera (male), aged 22yrs; and Sunday Okereke (male, also known as “Obere”), aged 24yrs; alleged to be members of an armed robbery gang.
“The arrest was made following intelligence gathered by the Command’s Special Anti-Robbery…