Police CP Abutu Yaro, has said that some members of the IPOB has been arrested and they will soon be prosecuted. He said the members of the group will not be treated lightly in court and they will be charged for a capital offence. He said the members will be charged for murder and other capital crimes.
According to imo police commissioner, Abutu Yaro, said many policeman have been wasted by members of the IPOB in imo state. He said the attack on police facilities is also a serious one which will not be ignored. Also, he added that many businesses have been destroyed in the state due to the activities of the IPOB. He said the arrested members of the group can not escape being taken to court.
Abutu Yaro added that the presence of the IPOB and other related group has done many damages to the lives of innocent people. He said the arrested members would be used as scapegoat for other members of the group who continue to disrupt the peace of the state. He claims that the presence and the activities of the group in the state is an act of terrorism.
Imo state police commissioner, Abutu Yaro, said the legal team is currently working on how to gather more evidence to prosecute those in the police custody. He said one of those in the police custody is part of the group that attacked the police headquarters where many damages were done. He revealed the name of the IPOB member as Stanley Osinachi.
According to him, he said ” What the IPOB members have done to the state is well to everybody. They have killed and they have destroyed. All the things they have done is unlawfully and they have acted like terrorist on many occasions by going against the state. Due to that, they are considered terrorist and they will be treated like one. There will be no mercy for them in court, ” he said.