The suspects were displayed at the Police Headquarters in Amawbia, on Friday by the State Police Commissioner, John Abang, alongside 108 other persons arrested for different crimes.
According to Police Spokesman, Haruna Mohammed, the deceased known simply as Willswags was lured all the way from Owerri Imo State to Nanka, in Anambra by suspects, Angus Chukwebuka Nwankwo and Chidiebere Omeyi, who rubbed him, killed him and dumped his corpse in the nearby bush.
Mohammed said, “On 9th/3/2020 at about 3:45pm, following intelligence report, Puff Adder operatives in conjunction with the Command Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) arrested at Nanka, one Angus Chukwebuka Nwankwo ‘m’ aged 30 years and Chidiebere Omeyi ‘m’ aged 20 years respectively.
“Meanwhile, suspects have confessed to the crime and led police to the bush in Nanka where the decomposing body of the victim was found. Corpse deposited at the mortuary for autopsy.”
“Exhibits recovered in their possession includes ten (10) locally made pistols, Eleven(11) machetes , Nine (09) cartridges, nine (09) battle axes, one (01)fabricated gun, three (03) cult regalia, eight (08) daggers, three(03 ) barrets, three (03) swords, seven (07) improvised bunkers for inhaling substances suspected to be cocaine,” he added.