The Police Command in Enugu State said it had arrested 10 suspected criminals who had been terrorizing the people of Udenu Local Government Area of the state.
The Command’s Spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said this in a statement issued in Enugu on Wednesday. Amaraizu said that police operatives arrested the suspects when they raided some suspected black spots in the area on Monday. He noted that the arrest followed intelligence information given by some members of the public.
“The command through the combined efforts of its operatives of Udenu Police Division, Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and Anti-Kidnapping, raided some suspected black spots in the council area and its environs. During the raids, six suspects, who were suspected to have link with armed robbery and other related criminal activities were nabbed,’’ he said.
According to him, they are currently helping police operatives in their investigations in relation to their nefarious activities. The spokesman also disclosed that the police operatives arrested additional four suspects who had in their possession, suspected Customs Service uniforms.
“They are currently being investigated by police operatives in connection with their nefarious activities with the Customs uniforms and other crimes,’’ he said.
Amaraizu assured members of the public of the command’s readiness, in conjunction with sister security agencies in the state and relevant stakeholders, of their continued security and safety in the state.