On 24th July, 2015 at about 10:40pm, Police received a distress call from New Heaven, Enugu that four armed men just snatched a Toyota Highlander Jeep (reg no. withheld) at the gate of a male victim who was about driving into his house.
All Police units were immediately alerted, a patrol vehicle was equally dispatched to the scene. The snatched vehicle was sighted and given a hot chase by Police patrol team, at a point the hoodlums jumped out of the vehicle abandoning same and ran inside the bush. Police continued the chase on foot, one of the suspects; a male was caught and arrested.
Vehicle recovered to the Police station, arrested suspect taken into custody. Efforts are ongoing to apprehend other gang members. Police SARS Enugu is investigating.