Police arrest two suspected tricycle thieves in Delta

Police Operatives from the Agbarho Divisional Police Headquarters, in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, have arrested two suspected tricycle thieves in Ehwerhe road, Agbarho Community.

The Police also recovered a stolen tricycle from the suspects, DAILY POST reports.

The two arrested suspects include Goodluck Ahirima ‘m’ (24yrs) and Charles Oyibocha ‘m’ (24yrs).

The Delta State Police Command, led by CP Ari Muhammed Ali confirmed the report in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bright Edafe.

He said the suspect flagged their victim down at PTI Junction, Effurun, and hired him to convey them to Agbarho.

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According to DSP Edafe, “The Tricycle rider stated that on getting to Agbarho Bridge, along Ughelli-Port-Harcourt Expressway, one of the passengers hit him on the head, forced him out of the tricycle and robbed him of his tricycle.”

Edafe said the suspects were arrested based on intelligence by the police who trailed them to their hideout in Ehwere road, Agbarho.

He noted that, “investigation is ongoing.”

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