There was jubilation at the command headquarters in Port Harcourt on Saturday as men of the Rivers State Police Command arrested a most-wanted armed robber and kidnapper popularly known as Bobisky.
Governor Nyesom Wike had earlier placed a N30 million bounty on Bobisky’s head, saying he will reward any member of the public who can provide useful information that will lead to the arrest of the criminal..
Bobisky, whose real name is Honest Digbara, was arrested alive early Saturday at Korokoro in the Tai Local Government Area in a sting operation led by the Divisional Police Officer of Bori, Superintendent Bako Angbashim.
He was said to be attending a funeral when policemen and vigilantes acting on a tip stormed the area but on sighting them, he opened fire leading to a gun battle which, on the spot, claimed the life of his younger brother said to be his driver.
Bobisky, a terror to many residents in the Ogoni area of the state, has been linked to most of the criminal activities recorded in the area.
He was paraded at the headquarters of the command on Mosco Road, Port Harcourt.
He later died on the spot of multiple gunshot injuries and machete wounds sustained during the crossfire.
Addressing journalists, the state police commissioner, Joseph Mukan, said, “He was arrested through credible information at Korokoro Community in Tai LGA where he was hibernating with his gang of killers.
“On sighting the police, they engaged us and in a return fire, his driver was fatally wounded, while he was arrested alive.”
Mukan warned criminal elements to “repent, relocate or face the full weight of the law”.
2021: Fresh prophecies about Pope Francis, Pastors Kumuyi, Adeboye, Bakare, T.B Joshua, Oyedepo, others emerge
NIN deadline: NIMC shuts head office in Abuja
10 Years Plus After The Death Of Yar’adua, See Recent Photos Of Ex- Firstlady, Turai Yar’adua (Photos below)
Actress Destiny Etiko Funny Pose With Her Backside Shocks Actress Ngozi Ezeonu (Photos below)
Woman Gives Birth To An Old Looking Baby And Abandoned Him Because Of His Looks (Photo below)
Man Utd transfer news: Defender medical complete, €80m star’s agent in exit talks, possible David Alaba boost (Details below)
Chai Who Say Juju No Dey, See How These Men Showcase Their Powers By Cutting Each Other With Cutlass
The Top 10 Richest Kids In The World Number One Will Shock You
- Love & Relationship2 days ago
AGAIN! JHS Student Skip Class to Give Her Boyfriend M0uth Act!on At A Conner (Video below)
- News1 day ago
Hilarious Reactions As White Pigeons Released by Buhari At Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration Refused To Fly (Video)
- Entertainment2 days ago
“Insult Me From Now To Next Year, Your Insult Won’t Stop My Alert”- Bobrisky Brags
- Health1 day ago
WARNING: If You Continue Eating These Foods You Will Grow Old Faster Than Your Agemates (Details below)