In serious efforts to fight acts of robbery and other criminal activities in Enugu State; a total of nine robbers involved in the offences of criminal conspiracy, armed robbery, attempted kidnapping, stealing, adulteration of beverages have been apprehended by the state police operatives.
Based on the serious commitment of the Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Aliyu who has vowed to deploy the best of his men and strategies, including utilizing the re- jigged Community Policing Model of the Nigeria Police Force.
The arrests of the suspect led to the recovery of several robbery items, including arms and ammunition, motor vehicle and tricycle, telecom solar inverter batteries, bottles of different brands of wine suspected to be fake and adulterated, among other items which the stole during their robbery operations.
The state police commissioner while parading the suspects at the police headquarters reassured the police commitment in fighting and tackling crime in the state.
Some if the suspect who were arrested includes Uzo Kingsley, of Umuezike Umuaga in Udi L. G. A. of the State; Ebere Chibuike, of Aria Road, Enugu; Agu Chinedu, , of Works, New Market, Enugu, and Igwe Kingsley, of Works, New Market, Enugu.
However some items like 16 pieces of Solar Inverter Batteries and a yellow- coloured Hi- Jet Daihatsu Mini Bus with Registration Number: BLF 596 XA and Fleet Number: R- 07/8398 was gotten from this notorious armed robbers.
Other of the suspect apprehended for unlawfully possession of firearms and those involved in cultism were also paraded by the police, operatives attached to Anti- Cultism Squad, some of the suspect arrested for cultism included one Agbo Pascal, of Ogige Market Road in Nsukka L. G. A. of the State.
This suspect according to the police mhave been making life so uncomfortable for the people of Enugu State and it was a serious jubilations when they were apprehended.