A Police Sergeant, Ibrahim Odege, and one other person has been arrested by Operatives of the Elekahia Police Division on Sunday for their involvement in armed robbery at Elekahia Housing Estate, Njenje Media News reports.
The State Police Command Public Relations Officer, Nnmadi Omoni, in a Press Statement said that the two suspects were robbing people taking their valuables before they were arrested.
According to him, the timely arrival of the police led to the arrest of the two armed robbers whom he said were later identified as Sergeant Ibrahim Odege attached to the Operations Department of the Rivers Police Command and one Sampson Inomoghe.
He affirmed that the two of them were arrested at the scene of crime with three different handsets belonging to their victims and one locally made Bareta Pistol. He said the suspects confessed to have carried out robbery attacks, among other revelations.