A NOTORIOUS CRIMINAL IN UMUAHIA SHOT DEAD BY THE POLICE
The Police Command in Abia State has shot dead one Sampson Nwokocha a notorious criminal from Ossai Mgbaja in Umuahia North Local Government Area.
Speaking with newsmen at the Police Headquarters in Umuahia, the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ene Okon said the notorious criminal who had been terrorizing Umuahia and its environs was killed on Tuesday,through a tipoff.
He noted that the notorious criminal and his gang engaged the tactical team of the Command in a shootout at one of his hideouts in Umuahia before he was killed by the superior fire power of thePolice.
Mr. Okon assured residents of the State that the Police would not rest on their oars in tracking down other members of the gang who were now at large.
He appealed to members of the public to give vital information that would assist the Police in combating crime in the State.