Recent info have emerged that one of many suspected attackers of the previous governor of Central Financial institution of Nigeria and governorship aspirant of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Charles Soludo, was arrested after his cellphone was tracked by safety operatives.
Anambra Police Command had earlier acknowledged in a press launch that one individual, whose identify it didn’t launch, has been arrested for his alleged involvement within the crime.
A senior police officer, who spoke to DAILY POST on the state police command’s headquarters on the situation of anonymity, mentioned one of many suspects misplaced his cellphone through the assault, and was picked by police operatives, who used it to trace him down.
“One of many killers forgot his cellphone on the scene of the assault, and we discovered it when the CP visited the place. We tracked down the proprietor and arrested him, and he’s serving to us with investigation.
“As on the time the CP arrived on the scene of the assault, the lads have been nonetheless transferring, one among them was even muttering one thing, however we couldn’t hear him. They have been licensed useless on the hospital,” the supply mentioned.
In the meantime, DAILY POST gathered that cops and males in Anambra State police command have been barred from sporting their uniforms to work to scale back the chance of assaults on them.
The supply mentioned: “It’s a directive from the hierarchy of the command. Law enforcement officials now carry their uniforms in baggage to the workplace, earlier than turning into them.”
DAILY POST correspondent who moved around the state capital, Awka, noticed that there are not any roadblocks by policemen on all of the roads visited, as all designated factors for roadblocks have been dismantled because of the latest wave of assault.