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BREAKING; England based unknown gunman apprehended with riffle, Police uniform

The Imo State Police Command has arrested an alleged member of the unknown gunmen gang identified as Micheal Osundu.

The Police Public Relations Officer of Imo State Command, Ikeokwu Orlando, announced the arrest in a statement.

He said that Osundu who is based in London, United Kingdom was apprehended in Owerri, Imo state capital.

Orlando also said that Osundu was part of a criminal gang that attacked the Nigerian Correctional Service and the Police headquarters in April, 2021.

Orlando said, “During Police interrogation, the suspect claimed to be a Police spy trained at the Police Training School in Ikeja, Lagos.”


The Imo State PPRO said that one English made pump action rifle, 26 live cartridges, Police uniform with the rank of Deputy Superintendent (DSP), hidden in his tinted Toyota Escalade, were recovered from him upon arrest.

Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police in Imo State, Abutu Yaro, has ordered a full-scale investigation into the matter. He also directed the command to find out his level of culpability and go after other fleeing suspects of the unknown gunmen gang in the state.

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