From Johnson Adhekegba, Asaba
Delta State Police Command, said it has arrested a 35 year old man, Jude Nduka who allegedly raped two under-aged sisters. One of the kids is said to be pregnant for the man.
The command alsi said, on 10/11/2021 acting on a tip off, that one Morrison Godwin age 38yrs who has been terrorizing Sapele and its environs and is also on security watch list in the state but residing at Ojolu area was sighted around Sapele.
The DPO Sapele Division detailed surveillance patrol team who swung into action, stormed his house at Ojolu area and arrested the suspect. Upon searching his house, one locally made pistol and seven live cartridges were recovered. Investigation is ongoing.
In a related development, the state
Police Command security outfit code-named, Eagle-net Special Squad on 10/11/2021 received a complaint from one woman (name withheld) of Okpanam Road Asaba against one Mr. Jude Nduka age 35yrs of No. 10 Obi Onuwe Street also in Asaba.
The complainant alleged that the suspect raped and impregnated her daughter (name withheld) age 16yrs old and also raped and defiled her teenage daughter name (withheld) who is age 13yrs’
The commander Eagle net detailed detectives to investigate the allegation. The detectives swung into action and the suspect was arrested. Upon interrogation the suspect confessed to have committed the crimes.
Medical examination on the said victims has been carried out. The suspect is currently in custody and will be charged to court on completion of investigation.
In another development, on 9/11/2021 operatives attached to Agbarho Police Station in a combined effort with Agbarho Vigilante Task Force arrested one Solomon Adama 25yrs of Maternity road Agbarho at Oguname street Agbarho. When search was conducted on him, one locally made pistol and one live cartridge were recovered.
The suspect also confessed being a member of Eiye confraternity. On further interrogation, the suspect stated that the gun was given to him by one Gregory Orhokpocha 37yrs of Oguname street Agbarho, the leader of Eiye confraternity in Agbarho. Gregory was swiftly arrested. Suspects have been transferred to State criminal investigation department for further investigations.
Public Relations Officer of the state command, DSP Bright Edafe in a statement confirming the stories, said also on 8/11/2021 the Divisional Police Officer Oghara Division acting on a tip off detailed a combined team of police/vigilante to Otefe road at Ijomi community where they intercepted a Toyota Corolla car with Reg. No. BEN 741 NK suspected to have been snatched with two males and one female occupant.
One of the male suspects escaped while the patrol team arrested the other suspects and recovered the car.
The suspects gave his name as Lucky Enakpowo of Ofuoma Ughelli, he confessed that him and one Elvis Emmanuel snatched the car from a driver at Uselu in Benin City, Edo State.
The female occupant name (withheld) who hails from Plateau State a passenger in the car said she was assaulted, injured by the suspects and that they also attempted to rape her.
Investigation is ongoing.