The Police Command in Delta State has nabbed one Emeka Ngwu, 29, suspected armed robber, along Asaba motor park with three locally made pistols and 13 9mm ammunition.
This was made known in a statement signed by the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya and released to newsmen.
DSP Onovwakpoyeya said the suspect was arrested by Operatives from “C” Division, Asaba who were acting on credible information on October 28, 2019.
DSP Onovwakpoyeya said: “The Operatives working 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 noting that a discreet investigation has commenced, DSP Onovwakpoyeya said the suspect will be charged to court as soon as investigation is concluded.