By Ofonime Iboro
The principal suspect behind the gruesome murder of innocent people in Omoku, a community in Rivers state on New Year Day, has been apprehended by the Nigerian police command.
The principal Suspect, Desmond Okotubo (32years), is a native of Egbemma from Onelga LGA of Rivers state.
Okotubo confessed to be one of the masterminds of gang and also said that he actively participated in the killings of innocent people in Omoku Rivers state on New Year day.
According to him, he and his gang memebers gathered at Awara Town in Imo state to plan the attack.
He further said their Gang leader, the late Don Waney gathered them and briefed them on the night of 31stJanuary, 2017 on the mission to kill the people of Omoku. Thirty (30) of them Armed with over Twenty (20) AK47 Rifles crossed the river from Awara to Omoku forest and proceeded to Omoku where they unleashed terror on innocent people coming back from church on New Year day.