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Sus­pected rapists, rob­bers nabbed in Cal­abar

- From Eyo Charles, Cal­abar Nigeria News · Crime · Incidents

The Com­mis­sioner of Po­lice in Cross River State, Ab­dulka­dir Ji­moh, has con­firmed the ar­rest of sus­pected rapists and armed rob­bers who are ex-con­victs.

Ji­moh gave the names of the ex-con­victs and armed rob­bers as Chidi Sun­day Ok­ereke, Gil­bert Esoho Ekpo and Asukwo Philip Etim.

He spoke to jour­nal­ists in his of­fice in Cal­abar and said the sus­pects spe­cialised in re­ceiv­ing stolen goods, rob­bery, maim­ing and rap­ing their vic­tims.

The CP said, “Some of them are ex-con­victs. They have not learnt any­thing, and added that, “we are poised to make Cross River State safe for peo­ple to live. We are not go­ing to rest un­til we are able to clean the so­ci­ety of th­ese set of peo­ple.”

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