Ebonyi State youths constitute majority of hoodlums arrested for extensive damage in Enugu State, according to Enugu State Police Command.
Police said the hoodlums infiltrated a a peaceful #EndSARS movement protests to inflict heavy damage to life and property in Enugu.
The youths are to be charged for crimes ranging from murder to destruction of police stations and public property.
State Police Commissioner, Ahmad Abdur-Rahman, has publicly named and paraded 23 suspects arrested for the crimes, of which 17 are from Ebonyi State.
Three of the suspects are from Enugu State, while one each come from Anambra and Cross River States.
The state of origins of the youths strengthen the Commissioner’s argument that they are hoodlums that infiltrated and hijacked a peaceful #EndSARS protest to foment violence and destruction.
The youths whose ages range from 18 to 35 years as paraded by the State Police Commissioner include the following:
|Ojiego Chibuike (34)||Anambra State|
|Agbor Michael (19)||Cross Rivers State|
|Okechukwu Jude (32)||Ebonyi State|
|Nwokwu Tochukwu (18)||Ebonyi State|
|Eze Emmanuel (25)||Ebonyi State|
|Onwe Chinedu (38)||Ebonyi State|
|Sunday Daniel (35)||Ebonyi State|
|Chukwudi Okafor (34)||Ebonyi State|
|Okoche Patrick (32)||Ebonyi State|
|Chidiebere Odozi (25)||Ebonyi State|
|Ewa Madubuko (35)||Ebonyi State|
|Ekeoye Chima (18)||Ebonyi State|
|Omeh Kelechi (19)||Ebonyi State|
|Nweze Osondu (19)||Ebonyi State|
|Nwigbakpor Chibuikem (18)||Ebonyi State|
|Aniobi Chinemerem (19)||Ebonyi State|
|Nwali Emmanuel (22)||Ebonyi State|
|Aneke Boniface (32)||Ebonyi State|
|Egbo Chukwuka (27)||Ebonyi State|
|Ojobo Stanley (33)||Enugu State|
|Nwankwo Emmanuel (19)||Enugu State|
|Edeh Victor (20)||Enugu State|
|Okoro Abel (22)||Enugu State|