BIZARRE | Man Steals 52 Female Underwears

The Police in Anambra State yesterday paraded 15 suspected cult mem­bers and armed robbers includ­ing a 22-year-old man, Chigozie Ugwu, for stealing more than 52 women’s under-wears in Awka.

Parading the suspects, at the police command headquarters Awka, the Police Public Rela­tions Officer, DSP Ali Okechuk­wu, said Ugwu was also involved in burglary and stealing of items valued at N500,000 in a shop along Emma Nnaemeka Street in Awka.

The police also paraded one Christopher Onwe, 24, said to have been arrested at Nkpo in Idemili North Local Govern­ment Area of the state. His oth­er three-gang members are said to be at large.

Okechukwu said, “They are members of Baggers Confrater­nity secret cult and four armed robbers terrorising Nkpor/Obo­si and Ogidi communities.”

He said the items recovered from Onwe were four-locally made pistols, six live-cartridges and two bags of India hemp.

The police Spokesperson said at the same Nkpo, one Ugochuk­wu Nwagu, 21 years and Ebuka Amaechi, 18, were also arrested while holding their initiation at a location while other members took to their heels.

He said the suspects confessed to be members of Viking Confra­ternity, noting that items recov­ered from them were two cut-to-size double-barrel guns and five cartridges.

Others, including four females, three of whom were secondary school students (names withheld) were also paraded for cult-relat­ed offences.

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