The Rivers state Police Command has arrested a suspected armed robber, Chidebere Ngangbu, for snatching two cars.
The 35-year-old suspect was arrested at the weekend after the police received a distress call on the stolen vehicles about 1:30p.m on Ejike Road, and recovered them.
Confirming the incident in a statement to newsmen in the state, the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, DSP Ahmad Muhammad, said “Ngangbu snatched a Toyota Camry and Nissan Murano at gunpoint at Diobu area of Port Harcourt, the state capital.
“The Murano’s registration number is Lagos KRD190 AC, while the Camry is marked Rivers SKP 239.
“One locally-made pistol and two rounds of live ammunition were recovered from the suspect.
“The suspect confessed to the crime during interrogation and would soon be charged to court after completion of investigation,” the PPRO stated.