By O’star Eze
Monday, police operatives attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and Operation Puff Adder in collaboration with local vigilante nabbed two young men in their early twenties suspected to be notorious handbag snatchers/armed robbers, who hitherto, have been terrorising Upper Iweka metropolis and Owerri Road in Onitsha.
Disclosing this in a statement, the Police Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed, said the duo were identified as Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and Sopulu Ugwuoma, both from Nsukka, Enugu state.
He said that a single barrel fabricated shot gun was recovered from them, adding that they are presently assisting the police in its investigation.
Recall that the command recently mobilised personnel and logistics at Upper Iweka in the light of the recent intensified police clampdown tagged Operation Puff Adder, in a bid to curb the menace of criminal activities within Upper Iweka and other parts of Onitsha.