Police in Anambra State says it has arrested 29 individuals suspected to be criminals in Oba, Idemili South Native authorities of the state.
The command mentioned it additionally recovered numerous reveals from the arrested suspects, together with; a pump-action gun, 26 dwell ammunition, axes, hammers and different gear suspected for use for theft operations.
The state Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed who disclosed this to DAILY POST in a press launch mentioned the raid was carried out in its dedication to stem the tide of crime within the state.
“In furtherance to our avowed dedication in the direction of stemming the tide of crime within the state particularly throughout these intervals of ember months, police operatives led by the Space Commander, Oraifite, ACP Afolabi Wilfred Tokunbo in collaboration with the Command Particular Anti-Cult unit(SPACS)PMF and vigilante group carried out collection of raids at completely different legal hideouts and different blackspots in Oba city of Idemili South LGA of Anambra State.
“Following the profitable raid, 29 suspects had been arrested and reveals recovered of their possession embrace; one pump motion, two sachets suspected to be Indian hemp, one UTC axe, one army boot, 26 cartridges, one army helmet, 13 cutlasses, two hammers, 13 assorted telephones and a money sum of N45,000.”
Haruna mentioned the suspects can be screened, profiled and charged to courtroom if discovered wanting, whereas these discovered harmless can be launched unconditionally.
“The command will proceed to pursue the hoodlums throughout and after the ember months till all of the legal components chorus from legal actions or relocate from the state,” he mentioned.