The police has arrested some notorious armed robbers identified as Monday Otupa, a 27-year-old commercial bus driver based in Benue State, Joseph Oriyan, 27, Basil Fabian 39 and Mike Onazi, 34. They all were arrested for armed robbery and car snatching in different parts of Nigeria.
According to TheNation, some of the suspects who are from Benue State come to Abuja and Lagos, to snatch cars to Port Harcourt to sell.
One of the gang members named Joseph (Joe) who has been arrested more than three times in his confession said: “We used women prostitute to get information on how police are looking for us and the position of the victims after the operation. .
We used to sleep in hotels that are not well patronized and located in a remote area and at times the owners of the hotels and their staff assist us with information and private accommodation for which we pay special money.”