The Agbor Gha-Ihun Security outfit in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State has arrested two suspected armed robbers.
The arrest follows after reports of people being robbed after withdrawing money from their banks becomes unbearable.
The suspects identified as Smart and Oluchukwu from Imo State, were apprehended within the vicinity of a Bank while waiting to rob their victims of their money on October 13.
During interrogation, one of the suspects, Smart confessed that he was previously arrested after one of his failed missions.
“We are from Imo State and our mission is to steal. I am a father of two children. My wife and children are in Imo State. Some time ago, I caught by Agbor Youth Vigilante Group on one of my failed missions along Baleke market area. Oluchukwu and I started working together since this week. We feel bad that luck has run out on us.”
Speaking with journalists, the chairman of Agbor Gha-Ihun, Comrade Monday Kiyem said his team were on their way to attend a meeting with the bank managers in Orogodo metropolis, when they apprehended Smart and Oluchuwu at the arena of the Bank, opposite Okoh Street in Agbor while they were waiting for their victims.
“Barely five months ago, we apprehended Smart after one of his failed missions. It took our intervention that he escaped death as he was given the beating of his life.
“Smart escaped being jailed because nobody was standing for the case. Being an unrepentant thief, he has returned to stealing. Now, we will ensure that justice take its course.”