A suspected armed robber has been apprehended by the Enugu State Police Command while he was withdrawing cash with a victim’s ATM card in Enugu.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ebere Amaraizu, stated that the suspect was arrested in Enugu on March 7.
Amaraizu revealed that the suspect was arrested by the operatives of Independence Layout Division of the Command through intelligence information.
He stated that the suspect was arrested at a new generation bank ATM point located at the Presidential Road axis of the state.
“It was gathered that the suspect with his gang members had allegedly invaded their victim’s house in the early hours of March 7, where they stole some belongings of the victim including his ATM Card.”
“The armed robbery gang also forced him to disclose his Personal Identification Number.”
“It was further gathered that while the suspect was withdrawing money from the ATM point, police operatives already acting on intelligence information, promptly nabbed him,”
Amaraizu stated that the victim’s ATM card had been recovered from the suspect.
“He is currently helping the police operatives in their investigation in relation to his gang members’ alleged nefarious activities,” he added.