Operatives of the Nigerian Police, Oji River Division, Enugu State Command, have arrested three members of a robbery gang that have been terrorising motorists along Ugwuoba, Awka, Oji Road and its environs.
According to a Police source at the Command, the suspects were arrested; weekend, at their hideout in Gariki Ugwuoba area with dangerous weapons. The names of the culprits were given as Sale, Emmanuel and Uduku. The source said: “These suspects, alongside with other gang members who are now at large, have variously robbed and inflicted gun, machetes and dagger injuries on motorists and commuters along Enugu-Onitsha Expressway by Ugwuoba axis. “This arrest was based on intelligence-led policing, community relations and partnership as well as raid of all suspected criminal hideouts or areas likely to be used by hoodlums.”