A deadly gang of armed robbers retain been dealt with after law enforcement operatives gave them a angry pursuit as they tried to deprive a female in Owerri.
One of the criminals after he was immovable by the police
Security operatives produce held an armed mugger who specializes in trailing victims before attacking and robbing them.
The culprits were arrested by the side of Umezurike sanatorium side road by Nworie River.
An unsuspecting juvenile female was on foot alongside the thought road, not shrewd that he was nature trailed by the hoodlums in commission with a tricycle (Keke Napep).
Nwadike Chikezie who narrated the scene held that the hoodlums approached the lady, grabbed her purse and thump the road. as soon as populace raised alarm, self-confidence operatives gave the criminals a fervent pursuit before infectious up with them.
Chikezie understood the robbers' dupe to distract folks pursuing them by throwing missing the purse yielded no fruit, as the electric pursuers sustained their pursuit. Along the line, the criminals abandoned the tricycle and ran to the Nworie tributary Bush. Immediately, the part was cordoned and with energetic efforts, one of them was caught. The regulate charisma closed the mob from executing jungle evenhandedness immediately.
Witnesses hurriedly testified that the immovable criminal is identified countenance who specializes in snatching of bags, phones and other valuable items. The criminal has since been full to the express CID for more investigations.