Uzoh Ugwueze, Enugu
The police in Nsukka have arrested one Ndubuisi Omeh, a suspected notorious criminal terrorizing Lejja community in Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu state.
The Divisional Police Officer in charge of Nsukka Police Division, Mr. James Okolo, who confirmed this to Orient Daily said that the suspect had been on police criminal wanted list for some time now.
According to him: “Omeh has been on police wanted criminal list because of his alleged involvement in various crimes in Lejja community.
“He has been fingered in almost every crime in Lejja community as a chief suspect.
“It was a breakthrough when luck ran out of him and my men arrested him following a tip off.”
He said the suspect would soon be prosecuted after investigations. “Police will continue work hard to ensure that Nsukka become uncomfortable place for criminals.
“We urge residents to assist us by supplying us with useful information that will help us to arrest criminals in their hide-outs,” he said.
A stakeholder in Lejja community who pleaded anonymity said that the arrest of Ndubuisi was a great relief to the community who had suffered much in the hand of the alleged criminal.