Three suspected car snatchers have been nabed by the police in Anambra State with over 150 mobile phones.
In a statement on Thursday, the State Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed identified the suspects as Anyingor Arinze of Otueke, Asaba Delta State; Chinedu Nweke of Mbekwe Estate, Ogidi and Ebuka Christian Eziamaka of Ire village, Obosi, both of Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.
He said that the suspects who were part of the gang allegedly involved in series of armed robbery/carjacking in Anambra and Asaba axis were arrested by Puff Adder operatives in conjunction with police detectives attached to Aguata Division of the command.
“Exhibits recovered in their possession includes one Gionee handset belonging to one of the victims whose vehicle was snatched.
“Other exhibits recovered are 12 Itel phones of different models, 26 Infinix phones of different models, 32 Tecno phones of different models, 16 Samsung phones of different models, three Gionee phones of different models and 60 other smaller phones of different make and models all reasonably suspected to have been snatched from different victims.”
Adding that one Toyota Corolla 2004 and Lexus 300 car were also recovered.