Proactive policing is key in crime prevention and that is why the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Ari Muhammed Ali has continued to remind Divisional Police Officers (DPO) and tactical commanders that they must key into the system of policing, intensive stop and search, regular patrols and raiding of black spots.
In view of the above, the Delta State Police Command’s Eagle-Net Special Squad, while on routine patrol/stop and search duty along Ughelli-Warri express way on Monday, June 14, 2021 intercepted a Toyota Picnic car navy blue colour with Reg. No. AAA 464 YA with six (6) male occupants, and the countenance of some the passengers was suspicious hence,they were all asked to come down for search.
The patrol team, on getting to the scene cordoned the area, and arrested an 18-years-old Emmanuel Peace with a dummy wooden gun.The suspect had already successfully forced an aged couple to transfer the sum of six hundred thousand Naira (N600, 000) to an account number owned by one Anwanga Abasi Nathaniel Udo. Other exhibit recovered from the suspect includes two (2) knives and one (1) torchlight.