Operatives of Emene Division of Enugu State Command of the Nigeria Police Force has apprehended two suspected rail line vandals that specializes in the vandalization of rail lines within Enugu and its environs and selling same to their cohorts.
According to Enugu state police command spokesperson, SP, Ebere Amaraizu, the suspects who gave their names as Nwankwo Paul of about 20 years, a bus driver from Arondizuogu Imo state who also claimed to be residing at 20 omeife obiagu road Ogui in Enugu state and Uzochukwu Ifeanyi of about 34 years from Ezza north Ebonyi state but residing at obinagu emene Enugu, a bus conductor were nabbed by the operatives through intelligence information.
SP, Amaraizu said; “Nwankwo Paul was nabbed on 11/10/19 at uUgbo Rice, Emene Enugu with 27 vandalized rail line loaded inside an L300 commercial bus while Uzochukwu was arrested on 1/11/19 having allegedly escaped from the scene of the incident on 29/10/19 and abandoning his L300 commercial bus loaded with 27 suspected vandalized rail line.
“Meanwhile, one obinna also known as Agu and another suspect, known as chaplet are on the run and the manhunt for the fleeing suspects had begun,” He said.
Items recovered from suspects includes; two L300 commercial buses loaded with 27 vandalized rail line respectively .