Imo Police Arrest Native Doctor to Vampire

Native doctor to the notorious kidnap kingpin, who was killed last week, Henry Chibueze, popularly known as Vampire, has been arrested by the Imo State Police Command.
Imo State Police Public Relations Officer, Andrew Enwerem, confirmed the arrest of the suspect.
Although, the spokesperson declined further comment or the identity of the herbalist, it was learnt that the suspect was in the police custody in Owerri and investigations were ongoing.
Police sources said that the man who was behind the mystical powers of the kidnap kingpin was arrested by the police in Aba, Abia state on Sunday.
The suspect, Iweajuo Gad, was the the supplier of charms that sustained Vampire and his gang members throughout their days of operations which made them almost indomitable since they were declared wanted in the past four years.
According to the source, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, charms, amulets and other mystical items were recovered from the herbalist by the police.
The source explained further that the police swooped on the suspect in his shrine while he was performing incantations.
Chibueze, who had killed over 200 people in his criminal and kidnap escapades in the South East and South South Geopolitical zones, was shot dead in the early hours of Thursday in the Ikwerre forest in Rivers state during a gun duel with the Inspector General of Police’s special response squad.
Vampire was on January 27, 2017, freed in a commando style by gunmen suspected to be his gang members at the premises of Owerri High court where he was standing trial on kidnap and criminal offences.

Author: News Editor

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