By; ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
The Ebrumede Police Divisional Headquarters at about 9:15am on Wedneday
arrested three suspected armed robbers for allegedly snatching an
Acura jeep and other belongings from one Chief Emmanuel Erute at
gunpoint along the PTI Road in Effurun,Uvwie Local Government Area,
The suspects are, Tega Omokekere, Godspower Wilson and Awara Samson.
Their arrests were effected by by the DCO II ASP Lucky Imasuen based
on a report by the victim at the police station.
The police first arrested one of the suspects, Tega Omokekere who gave
useful information that led to subsequent arrest of the two
others,Godspower Wilson and Awara Samson at the Mechanics Village in
The Ebrumede Police Divisional Officer,CSP Ibrahim Shaibu declined
comments on the matter.
Narrating his experiences to Our Warri,Delta State Correspondent,
Chief Emmanuel Erute stated that he was returning to his house at
No.21 Uti Street when a V-Booth Mercedes Benz blocked him and four men
with guns came out and ordered him to submit his car key and all his
Contacted, the Delta State Acting Police Public Relations Officer,DSP
Andrew Aniamaka stated that,” Three suspects have been transferred to
State Headquarters in Asaba for further investigation”
DSP Aniamaka vowed that the police will continue to make the State
uncomfortable for criminals especially in this festive period.