The Anambra State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of suspects who specialises in snatching cars in Delta State and also Anambra.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Haruna Mohammed, 150 phones stolen from victims were also recovered from the suspects.
The names of the suspects, who were nabbed by the Puff Adder operations, included Anyingor Arinze of Otueke, Asaba Delta State; Chinedu Nweke of Mbekwe Estate, Ogidi in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State and Ebuka Christian Eziamaka of Ire village, Obosi, also in Idemili North LGA.
He said,”exhibits recovered in their possession include one Gionee handset belonging to one of the victims whose vehicle was snatched.
“Other exhibits recovered are 12 Itel phones of different models, 26 Infinix phones of different models,32 Tecno phones of different models, 16 Samsung phones of different models, three Gionee phones of different models and 60 other smaller phones of different make and models all reasonably suspected to have been snatched from different Victims.”
The PRO added: “Command has enjoined the public whose handsets were either snatched or stolen through similar modus to report at the Special Anti robbery Squad Awkuzu with proof of ownership in order to claim their handsets and also give further evidence to aid police investigation.”