Residents Rejoice As Imo Police Arrest 1 Member Of The Unknown Gunmen

Residents Rejoice As Imo Police Arrest 1 Member Of The Unknown Gunmen
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Residents Rejoice As Imo Police Arrest 1 Member Of The Unknown Gunmen


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The operatives of Imo state police command have successfully apprehended one suspect who was said to be among the popular " unknown gunmen" that have been attacking security personnels and causing mayhem in the state, according to the spokesperson for the command who confirmed the suspect' s apprehension, he disclosed that the suspect was identified to be a 30- year old man known asStanley Osinachi.



It was gathered that the operatives of the command alongside the Divisional Police Officer(DPO) paraded the suspect on Sunday, while answering the questions from the press during the parade, the suspect admitted to being one of the members of the gang that have been terrorising residents of the state and also attacking security personnels, he further revealed that their hideout is located at Akabo in Ikeduru local government area of the state, some operatives of the command was immediately dispatched to raid the hideout but they reported that the place was empty as the other gang members must have fled upon hearing the apprehension of Stanley (the arrested suspect).



The suspect further revealed to the news men and the police that they get their charms from a native doctor in Aguleri, Anambra state, he said the charms helped in repelling bullets whenever they attack security personnels, he also said that his gang was responsible for the death of the police woman that was gunned down in the middle of the road last week along Spibath road in Owerri.


It was reported that the suspect hails from Mbaitoli local government area of Imo state. When asked why he joined the group, the suspect disclosed that one of his friends introduced him to it, he said he was promised that if he agrees to join, they will build a house for him, but after joining, it all became a threat.


The suspect is currently in the custody of the police as further investigation aimed at apprehending the fleeing members is still ongoing.