A suspected armed robbery kingpin and cultist said to have been terrorizing residents of Adani in Uzouwani Local Government Area of Enugu State has been apprehended by operatives of the anti-cult unit of the state police command.
The suspect identified as Chuwudi Chigbata who has been on the police wanted list was nabbed at Ogurugu Road axis of Uzouwani, according to the police spokesman in the state, SP Ebere Amaraizu who confirmed the arrest in a statement.
Amaraizu explained that Chigbata who claimed to be a commercial bus driver was arrested in a drinking joint by the operatives from the Adani Police Station following intelligence information.
He said that the suspect was now helping the operatives regarding his nefarious activities as investigation had commenced into the incident.
Meanwhile the operatives of the Central Police Station, Enugu picked 11 persons during their traffic clearance exercise conducted to clear traffic congestion within Holy Ghost and Old Park axis of its jurisdictions.
The police further restated that anybody arrested would face the full wrath of the law and advised members of the public, particularly those blocking roads with their wares, goods as well as buses, wheel barrows and tricycles to stop such act.