The Delta State Police Command has arrested an 80-
His gang was alleged
Ben, 80 , who hails from Ekusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State, told the police that he was not the leader but the gang’s amourer.
According to the command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Chuks Orisewezie, the octogenarian suspect confessed to the crime, while admitting being in charge of servicing of the gang’s arms and also supply them with ammunitions.
He said the 32-year- old suspect hails from Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, adding that through discreet investigation, he confessed to the crime as well as gave the names of members of his gang.
“He admitted partaking in three armed robbery operations at Uvwie, Ughelli
He led the police to the
Saying that operatives have intensified efforts toward tracking down the other fleeing members of the gang, the command’s spokesman said the command, by the feat, has issued a warning signal “to all criminals in the command that there is no safe haven for them as no stone will be left unturned to ensure that all criminals in any guise are brought to book.”
He vowed that all available security apparatus will be employed to rid the state of all forms of crimes and criminality, and assured residents of the state of the command’s commitment to their safety and security.