Anambra State police operatives, Monday, recovered one abandoned black Mercedes 4matic ML 350 jeep with reg no: Abuja RBC 527 AL, one Ak-47 live ammunition and some criminal masks.
The state police public relations officer, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, stated this in a release made available to Adadainfo in Awka.
Ikenga said the exhibits were uncovered when the operatives were on patrol along Amaokpala-Awgbu highway.
According to him, “Preliminary information shows that the vehicle is suspected to have been snatched by criminal elements who had an accident on their way to a yet unidentified location.
“The armed robbers abandoned the vehicle inside a gutter and fled the scene.”
Police operatives have intensified patrol in the area aimed at apprehending the criminal elements, Ikenga said, adding that, “The command also invites anyone or group looking for such vehicle as highlighted above to come to Anambra State Police Command, Awka, with a valid proof/evidence of ownership for scrutiny and possible collection.”