Police have arrested an suspected armourer to a notorious female criminal gang, Vincent Junior at McCaiver Market area in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State.
Police operatives attached to “Operation Safe Delta” unit of the Delta Police Command of the Nigeria Police Force, led by CSP Eyoh Anietie effected the arrest at the Weekend.
Lucky specialized in luring her victims to her criminal gang with a commercial tricycle in Warri and its environs before their arrest was effected by the police squad.
It was gathered that different locally-made pistols and other weapons were also recovered from the suspect, Bella Lucky, according to police source.
The Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa, who confirmed the arrest to newsmen, said the arrest of Vincent Junior and four others were effected two days ago.
“Vincent Junior and four others have been nabbed. They’re in our hand. They also recovered a gun.
“He used to supply them (armed robbers) weapons. When we arrested some of them, they say this was their source of getting arms.
“So, we had to move to Warri to get him arrested and even made recovery. An investigation is still going on.
“We might stumble on additional arms we don’t know. It is an investigation that will show,” he noted during a chat with journalists on phone.
“We might stumble on additional arms we don’t know. It is an investigation that will show,” he noted during a chat with journalists on phone”, he said.
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