Rivers Kilings: Police arrest two, vows to track down others


Rivers Police Command has arrested one Anthony Ugoh, in connection with the murder of Frank Obi, his wife, and son, and one Ndubisi Tochi on the allegations of the killing of Ofinjite Amachree in Buguma in Asari-Toru local Government of Rivers State.

Rivers Commissioner of Police, Musa Kimo, revealed this today while briefing journalists in Port Harcourt on Tuesday. The suspects are now undergoing interrogations and are giving detectives useful information that will ultimately lead to the arrest of their accomplices.

According to CP Kimo, “You will recall that on Saturday 05/03/2016 at Omoku, one Frank Obi together with his wife and son were brutally murdered in their sleep. Similarly, on Monday 07/03/2016 at Buguma, one Ofinjite Amachree was also killed and his dead body set ablaze.

“I’m deeply saddened by these tragic and senseless killings while my heart and sincere condolence goes to the bereaved families. We must realize that violence is never and will never be a solution to any problem.”