Owerri Jailbreak: Fleeing Inmate Re-arrested In Lagos After Stealing SIM Card, Memory Cards During Church Service

One of the inmates who escaped from Owerri Correctional Centre, Imo State, Oyemachi Maduabuchi, has been re-arrested in Lagos after allegedly stealing a SIM card and a few reminiscence playing cards.

The suspect was one of many inmates who escaped from the Correctional Centre throughout a jailbreak on April 5, 2021.


Owerri Jailbreak: Fleeing Inmate Re-arrested In Lagos After Stealing SIM Card, Memory Cards During Church Service 2

He was re-arrested by the Lagos State Police Command on April 23, 2021, Vanguard experiences.

Maduabuchi, who fled Owerri the identical day, was stated to have moved to his village, Fegge in Onitsha, Anambra State, to fulfill his mom who later linked him up along with his elder sister, Amarachi Maduabuchi, a resident of Ijegun, Lagos who thereafter invited him to Lagos on April 19, 2021. 

He was stated to have been saved within the sister’s home the place she used to steer him to church for particular deliverance programmes. 

In the method, after a vigil on April 20, 2021, at Bride Assembly Church, within the Ijesha space of Lagos State, the suspect allegedly stole the SIM card and reminiscence playing cards of a member (title withheld) of the church earlier than he was ultimately arrested and the stolen gadgets recovered from him. 

In the course of police investigation, it was revealed that the suspect had been standing trial since 2009 for conspiracy, armed theft and arson earlier than Justice Nna Amadi of Ngbidi High Court 1, at Ngbidi in Imo State.

He has reportedly since confessed to the crime whereas the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, has directed that he needs to be handed over to the Nigerian Correctional Service for additional investigation and crucial actions. 

The police boss, due to this fact, assured members of the general public that the command wouldn’t relent in its effort to make the state protected and peaceable for one and all to reside in.

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Owerri Jailbreak: Fleeing Inmate Re-arrested In Lagos After Stealing SIM Card, Memory Cards During Church Service

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