Police Operatives of Delta State Command on Thursday arrested two notorious armed robbery suspects who had been terrorizing residents of Warri and environs, with the recovery of one AK 47 rifle.
After the encounter that resulted in their arrest, the Police recovered one AK ,, magazine loaded with ,30 rounds of ammunition.
The arrest and recovery was confirmed by the Commissioner of Police, Delta State, CP Hafiz Inuwa.
The Police Command said, ‘On 25/11/2020, at about 9 pm, while acting on a distress call that suspected armed robbers were operating along Ajamimohha road, near Angel Park, Warri.
He said a combined team of divisional Police officers and vigilante men were immediately mobilized to the scene where two notorious armed robbery suspects, one Isaac Egbikuoma and one Moses Diebramo were arrested.
They were nabbed with one AK 47 rifle with Breach number 1968TH4374 and one magazine loaded with 30 rounds of 5.56mm live ammunition.
The Police further disclosed that other members of the robbery gang escaped during the shootout adding that manhunt for the fleeing gang members has been activated.
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