The Commissioner of Police in Imo State, Chris Ezike, on Tuesday said the police were not aware that Don Waney’s gang members, who were behind the New Year Day killings in Rivers State, were taking refuge in Oguta and Ohaji/Egbema LGAs in Imo.
The CP spoke while fielding questions from newsmen in Owerri on Tuesday after inaugurating Operation Show of Force, which was meant to tackle kidnapping, armed robbery, child trafficking and cultism in the 27 local government areas of the state.
He explained that the operation would rekindle the confidence of the people in the police.
Calling on the people residing in the riverine areas of the state not to panic, Ezike said it was speculative to say that the gang had infiltrated the state. Read more