Police Nabs Serial Kidnapper, Otamiri From Olakwo Etche, Dismantle Camp Of Notorious Gangs In Emohua, Arrest 5 Suspects, Recovers GPMG,FMC,AK 47 Ammunitions
The Rivers State Police Command says it dismantled the camp of a notorious Kidnapper, Princewill Orlu on Monday in Emohua LGA.
Briefing newsmen at the command headquarters on Monday 17, July,2023,the Commissioner of Police, CP Emeka Nwonyi said operatives of the Hunter team of the Command stormed the camp of the kidnapper and arrested five suspects .Some of the arrested suspects are Orlu Gabriel, ThankGod Wori, while the ring leader Princewill Orlu escaped.
CP Nwonyi disclosed that two AK 47 riffles,142 AK 47 riffles ammunition,24 FMC ammunition, 20 GPMG ammunition,4 bullet proof vest and 36 knee guards were recovered.
The Rivers Police Boss said on 14th July,2023 acting on credible intelligence that there were cult activities along Rumukrushi pipeline, operatives of the Police Command stormed the area, on sighting the Police, the hoodlums took to their heel.
one locally made pistol,2 cartridges were recovered .
He disclosed that on Friday 14th July about 12am, Hawk Police unit got intelligence that hoodlums were carrying out operation, one Victor Monday who specializes in car snatching and ‘one’ chance robbery was arrested at Azubuike Estate at Okporo, Obio/Akpor LGA
CP Nwonyi stated that on Friday 14th July, with help from community members, the Police arrested Otamiri Chinedu at Olakwo, Etche LGA who kidnapped four students lawyers in 2022 in the LGA.
Meanwhile operatives of Agbali park Division on July 15 at about 4am at Kaduna street by Aba road intercepted a Toyota primer car ,two of the occupants ran away on sighting the Police leaving the woman blinded folded in the vehicle.
CP Nwonyi said the victim when rescued by the Police, narrated how she was Kidnapped at Okija street, Mile 1 Diobu Porthacourt on July 7,2023.
In a related development, Azikiwe Police operatives on stop and search along lumbumber by Emenike street, Mile 2 Diobu on July 17,arrested Christian John aged 20 while a locally made pistol and some other iron were recovered from him.
CP Nwonyi urged the public to cooperate with the Police to eradicate crime in the state.