BREAKING: OPERATION PUFF ADDER :ARREST OF A NOTORIOUS ROBBERY HANDBAG SNATCHING SYNDICATE AT UPPER IWEKA, ONITSHA AND RECOVERY OF FIREARM:

ANAMBRA STATE POLICE COMMAND DIARY:

On the 14/5/2019 at about 6:30am, following the flag off of operation Puff Adder in Onitsha by the Commissioner of Police CP Mustapha Dandaura, Police operatives attached Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) and operation “Puff Adder” in conjunction with local vigilante arrested at upper Iweka Onitsha, one Ugwuanyi Ifeanyi ‘m’ aged 21 years and one Sopulu Ugwoma ‘m’ aged 22 years.

2. Suspects who hailed from Nsukka, Enugu State are among the hoodlums terrorising Upper Iwekka and Owerri road axis.

3. A single barrel fabricated short gun was recovered from them as exhibit.Case under investigation after which suspects would be charged to Court for prosecution.

5. It would be recalled that on the 9/5/2019 the Command has mobilized personnel and logistics at upper Iweka to curtail the menace of robbery and handbags snatching syndicates in the area through operation Puff Adder.

SP Haruna Mohammed PPRO Anambra State Police Command,
For -Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command.