Barely few days after notorious cultist, Don Wanny for the January 1st massacre in Omoku community in Rivers state, was killed, the Nigeria Police today, January 11, paraded another kingpin, 32-year-old Desmond Okotubo, a Native of Egbenma from Unelga LGA Rivers State who identified as one of the murderers.
A statement signed by the force Public Relations Office, Jimoh Moshood, says efforts of the special Police joint investigation team, comprising the IGP-Intelligence Response Team, the Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department, Force Department of Operations and the Rivers State Police Command, constituted by the IG, Ibrahim Idris, to immediately unravel those behind the killings, led to the arrest to the suspect, Desmond.
The IGP-Intelligence Response Team working on an actionable intelligence further identified Desmond Okotubo who escaped on the 3rd January, 2018 to Abuja after a shoot out with the Police Team in a location in Imo State, he was trailed to Mpape in Abuja where he was arrested after serious resistance on the 9th January, 2018.
This principal Suspect, Desmond Okotubo 32yrs, Confessed to be one of the masterminds of the gang and actively participated in the killings of innocent people in Omoku Rivers state on the New Year day. He further gave details of how they planned the Operation in Awara Town Imo State before they carried out the act.