An angry mob has descended on a notorious and deadly armed robber who has been terrorizing Umuchoko, Agunaze, Ahiazu Mbaise community.
Okonkwo Charles Emeka aka Fela
A notorious armed robber and serial killer, Okonkwo Charles Emeka popularly called Fela of Umuchoko, Agunaze, Ahiazu Mbaise was on Monday, September 19, killed by an angry mob.
The suspect sustained various degree of injuries from angry mob as he could not be saved by the police. The Police tried all efforts to resuscitate him to no avail, as he was confirmed dead on arrival at Specialist hospital, Owerri.
It was gathered that the suspect and his gang were allegedly responsible for the multiple robbery and murder cases in which one Chigozie Onyenemegam was murdered in front of Federal High Court, new Owerri on 26/6/2016, the murder of one Lucky at Umuonyeche in Owerri on 17/9/2016 as well as the murder of one Goodluck David of Oguamanam Street, Owerri.
Areas where the suspect and his gang operated include, Umezuruike street, Amaigbo street, Enereji street, Royce road, Oparanozie street, Oguamanam Street, School road, Lobo street, Shopping plaza Douglas, etc. One locally made double barrelled short gun with two live cartridges were recovered in his possession.
Other members of his gang now at large are been hunted by the Police.
Any person with useful information about the fleeing members of the notorious gang are requested to report to nearest Police Station or contact the Imo State control room number on 08034773600.