The Abia state police command have arrested a suspected armed robber identified as Obasi Chibuike. According to reports, Obasi was arrested yesterday the police while he was feigning to be a traffic warden at Milverton Avenue in Aba. On sighting the police, he took to his heels but the police pursued and caught him.
Items found on him the police include a bullet proof vest that contained three live cartridges, one jack knife and a passport.
The state commissioner of police, Leye Oyebade, who paraded him before newsmen, said Obasi has confessed to being a member of a four-man robbery gang. Oyebade added that the police is now in search of the remaining members of his gang.