According to information gathered from force headquarters Abuja, "the IGP Intelligence Response Team (IRT) around 1am this morning in Omu Awa forest, Ikwere L.G.A of Rivers State killed the most dreaded vicious and deadly kidnap for ransom kingpin and notorious Armed Robber, Henry Chibueze A.K.A Vampire who was rescued from prison warders in court in Owerri on 27th January, 2017, Five members of the gang were also arrested alive and catches of Arms and ammunitions recovered from them.
1. Obinna Ela
2. Arinze Abecheta
3. Chukwu Ebuka
4. Samuel Ugochukwu
5. Clifford AHEANA.
"They are responsible for so many kidnap and Armed Robbery attacks in Imo, Abia, Rivers, Delta and other States in the South-South/South-East where several innocent people were killed by the gang."
Visibly elated Lakanu , said that a combined team of the inspector general of police special
squad, the Rivers state police command and his men engaged Chibueze and his gang in the Ikwerre forest in Rivers state in the early hours of Thursday.
He said that while Chibueze was shot dead during the exchange of gunfire , five members of his gang were arrested together with arms and Ammunitions .
Worried by the ugly development, the Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha , had immediately announced a N5m reward to anybody that would give information that would lead to the rearrest of the 30 -year -old
dreaded kidnapper .
Security sources told ifeanyicy.com that the gang were the guys believed to have killed the Six (6) Vigilante Officers( Bakassi Boy) at Aba along Aba-Owerri road few days ago.
Police sources said, "they will be paraded and charged to court on completion of investigation.