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F-SARS Arrests Policeman, Others For Snatching Magistrate’s Car

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Abioye Deborah Olajumoke
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Operatives of the Federal Special Anti -Robbery Squad, Imo State Police Command, have arrested a serving policeman , Chibuike Omego, and two others for alleged involvement in armed robbery.
The state Commissioner of Police , Dasuki Galadanchi, said the cop and two others – Ebuka Nwosu and Anayo Zeigbo – were arrested between October 31 and November 2 in Enugu and Bayelsa states, respectively .
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The CP stated that the suspects were tracked down by the F - SARS operatives for robbing the driver of a serving Chief Magistrate , Chika Ezerioha , in Imo State.
The CP, who spoke with Southern City News on Sunday , said, “At Uwani in Enugu State, and Yenagoa in Bayelsa State, from October 31 till November 2 , F - SARS operatives, coordinated by its Commander , Godfrey Victor , arrested one serving policeman , Omego Chibuike, 24 .
“He was serving at the Ogui Police Station in Enugu State before his arrest . The other suspects are Nwosu Ebuka , 25, of Uwani Police Barrack in Enugu State, and Anayo Zeigbo from Enugu State , but resident in Yenagoa , Bayelsa State.
“They were arrested in connection with a case of armed robbery . It is important to note that on October 6 , 2016, at Egbeada by Nkoromi filling station near the flyover in Imo State , one Robert Ekeh, a driver to Chief Magistrate Chika Ezerioha , was robbed at gunpoint and his Toyota Avenza car, golden colour , with registration number: IMSJ 148, was taken away.
“The suspects have confessed to their involvement in the crime . Upon recovery and in order to evade arrest , the car registration number was changed to MUS 986 FK. Effort is on to arrest one Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps operative , who is one of the main suspects .”
Galadanchi stated that the investigation , which spanned over two years before the suspects were arrested , was an indication that the community policing strategies of the Inspector General of Police being implemented by his command were effective.
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“If we can arrest one of our own in connection with a crime , that means that nobody is above the law . We are committed to crime fighting and making sure that the Yuletide season is crime - free in Imo State, ” the CP added .

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