Three individuals from an infamous organization that specialized in snatching of vehicles were captured by police agents on Wednesday December 2, in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom state capital.
The presumes admitted that they grabbed vehicles in Calabar and sell them in Uyo. While the vehicles taken in Uyo are sold in Calabar.
It was accumulated that the speculates had so far grabbed four vehicles in Uyo however karma ran out of them on Wedneday, December 2, when they seized a Catholic minister, Rev. Fr. Ekefre, of his vehicle at Richway Supermarket.
Portraying his difficulty, Rev. Fr. Ekefre, a more youthful sibling to Ubong Ekefre, a previous Transition Committee Chairman in Mkpat Enin, said he was at a market to shop with a female relative when one of the looters moved toward him and professed to cause him to notice somebody behind.
At the point when he turned, the looter hauled his hand behind, directed a metal article toward his head and requested that he hand over the key, while the other speculate moved toward him pulling out a pocketknife.
In response, the minister pulled off his hand and flung the vehicle key towards his female family member. The crooks assaulted the woman, gave her a cut on the head, grabbed the key and drove off with the vehicle. Luckily, the trim was not profound in view of her hair expansion.
The burglars removed the vehicle with the minister’s phone which was utilized to follow the vehicle to a hedge after Ikot Oku Ikono, where the speculates had concealed it while obviously trusting that the residue will settle.
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