Police arrests four suspected cultist in Enugu

The Enugu police command has arrested four suspected cultists at Agbogugu in Mbanabor community of Awgu Local Government Area.

Recoverd three live ammunition and a local made gun.

The Public Relation Officer, Mr. Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Friday in Enugu, and that the suspects were arrested on Dec. 27.

Amaraizu said that one cut to size locally-made gun and one live cartridge was recovered from the suspects.

He noted that the feat was achieved by the Anti-Cult Unit of the command through intelligence information.

The police spokesman said that the suspects included Chidera Okafor, 20; Sochima Stanley, 25; Ekene Okoye, 18, and Christian Okeke, 34.

The suspects were arrested on information following their cult activities where one member of Vikings confraternity group sustained axe cut inflicted on him by the arrested suspects,’’ he said.