Police recover arms stolen during #EndSARS in Anambra

Anambra Police said they have recovered one pump action rifle allegedly stolen from one of their formations during the #EndSARS protests in the state.

The spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed in a statement, said the firearm was recovered from a 20-year-old suspect, Debelechukwu Mbanugo following his arrest in collaboration with local vigilance group at Nkwelle Ezunaka, near Onitsha.

He disclosed 14 other armed robbery suspects and cultists were also arrested in separate operations, with firearms and ammunitions recovered from them.

He said the suspects would be charged after investigations were concluded.

He said: “On 19/2/2021 following an intelligence report, police operatives attached to Oko Division arrested one Blessing Ukogu (25) of Akabor Village, Osunmeyi in Nnewi South LGA of Anambra State but residing at Abo-Dutse, Abuja.

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