The lmo state police command has arrested one Mr. Edwin Ogbuji, a thirty-eight (38) years old man and Mrs. Priscilla Sani, a forty-two (42) years old woman, both are from Ihie in Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area of Imo state, both suspects are also gang members of the notorious Brakect armed robbery/ kidnap gang. It will be recalled that the leader of the notorious gang, Chijioke Onyeze A.K.A Bracket ‘ was killed in an operation around the Ohaji forest by the operatives of the 34 Field Artillery Brigade, Obinze.
According to the state commissioner police, CP Isaac Akinmoyede, Sequel to the murder of Obioma Iheka on the 6th of April 2020 and also the murder of Maduakolam Nwoguzo on the 14th of May 2020, including the murder of Alozie Amadi on the 4th of June 2020, by Chijioke Onyeze A.K.A Bracket, and his gang members as well as the killing of the said BRACKET in an operation around the Ohaji forest by the operatives of the 34 Field Artillery Brigade, Obinze, the SARS operatives were charged to fish out other members of the dreaded gang.
The Imo State Police Boss, further revealed that, in collaboration with the operatives of the Command’s Counterterrorist personnel (CTU), the SARS operatives arrested one Edwin Ogbuji “m” aged 38years old and one Priscilla Sani “f” aged 42years of Ihie in Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area of Imo state. Pointing out that, Edwin Ogbuji has confessed to being a member of the gang and he ran errands for Bracket.
He further disclosed that Priscilla Sani was used by the gang in sending money and other logistics including information to Bracket in his hideout. Even as he made it clear that the arrested suspects will be charged to court as soon as investigation into the case is completed.