The Police in Enugu State have arrested a suspect who specialises in luring unsuspecting victims largely girls to resort to rape and rob them of their valuables.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Ebere Amaraizu stated this in an announcement made out there to newsmen on Wednesday in Enugu.
Amaraizu stated that the suspect was arrested on Tuesday at Old Park axis of the state by police operatives appearing on intelligence data.
He gave the title of the suspect as Anthony Okeke from Amac.
“It was gathered that Anthony Okeke alongside together with his cohort has been on the wished checklist of the police following intelligence data gathered with reference to their alleged nefarious actions.
“Their nefarious actions included tricking their victims to resort largely females and allegedly raping and robbing them after stripping them bare and blindfolding them within the resort.
“The suspect reveals that they normally get their victims, females from amongst business intercourse staff and faux to be going to lodge with them.
“They normally rob them of their telephones, drive them to disclose their financial institution particulars and PIN quantity and at occasions rape them too,’’ he stated.
According to Amaraizu, the suspect revealed that whereas within the hote, his cohorts will emerge with sharp dagger from their hideouts within the toilet and blindfold and strip the victims bare and rob them.
The police spokesman stated that the suspect, who is predicated in Awka, go to Enugu to hunt for victims.
Amaraizu famous that the suspect, who claimed that he was a secondary college dropout, revealed that he joined a cult group throughout his early days in secondary college and from then, had been uncovered to detrimental tendencies.
“The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman has directed full scale investigation into the incident,’’ he added. (NAN)