Teenager Arrested For Gun Running In Imo, Others For Killing Kidnap Victims
The Imo Police Command yesterday paraded a 16-year-old teenage boy, Onyedikachi Iyaka, from the Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of the state for suspected gun running and possession of weapons and other police kits.
The State Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, while parading the teenager revealed that 400 rounds of chained GPMG live ammunition, 1,016 rounds of AK47 live ammunition, one AK 47 empty magazine, one K2 empty magazine and one army camouflage bullet proof vest was recovered from him.
He continued saying one police bullet proof vest, one blue police raincoat, one green beret cap and one empty ammunition were also found on the boy.
The 16 –year- old suspect upon interrogation revealed that selling ammunition was his business until he met his waterloo.
He disclosed that the crime business belong to his elder brother whom he identified as Jeff Iyaka, who is now at large.
“ I am not the owner of the business, it belongs to my brother, Jeff Iyaka. I sell each packet of ammunition N7,000.”