It was reported earlier at this time that there was jubilation on the command headquarters in Port Harcourt on Saturday as males of the Rivers State Police Command arrested a most-wanted armed robber and kidnapper popularly generally known as Bobisky.
In line with The PUNCH, Governor Nyesom Wike had earlier positioned a N30 million bounty on Bobisky’s head, saying he’ll reward any member of the general public who can present helpful info that can result in the arrest of the felony.
Bobisky, whose actual identify is Sincere Digbara, was arrested alive early Saturday at Korokoro within the Tai Native Authorities Space in a sting operation led by the Divisional Police Officer of Bori, Superintendent Bako Angbashim.
He was mentioned to be attending a funeral when policemen and vigilantes appearing on a tip stormed the realm however on sighting them, he opened fireplace resulting in a gun battle which, on the spot, claimed the lifetime of his youthful brother mentioned to be his driver.
Bobisky, a terror to many residents within the Ogoni space of the state, has been linked to many of the felony actions recorded within the space.
He was paraded on the headquarters of the command on Mosco Highway, Port Harcourt.
He later died on the spot of a number of gunshot accidents and machete wounds sustained throughout the crossfire.
Addressing journalists, the state police commissioner, Joseph Mukan, mentioned, “He was arrested by credible info at Korokoro Group in Tai LGA the place he was hibernating along with his gang of killers.
“On sighting the police, they engaged us and in a return fireplace, his driver was fatally wounded, whereas he was arrested alive.”
Mukan warned felony components to “repent, relocate or face the total weight of the regulation”.