Suspected notorious criminal, Agbaisiegbe, who specialized in kidnapping and terrorizing commuters along the Port Harcourt/ Owerri road has been gun down by Rivers State Police Command.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, the late kidnap kingpin was killed last night in Ikwerre local Government Area in Rivers state.
Agbaisiegbe whose real name is Promise Nduka Nwome attempted to hijack a commercial bus returning from Owerri into Port Harcourt with his gang members.
Omoni said the criminals on sighting the police engaged them in a gun battle which left one of them fatally wounded while other members of the gang fled with gunshot wounds.
Omoni appealed to members of the public to furnish the police with information on anybody treating gun wounds outside the hospitals.
He said items recovered from the criminals include one AK47 riffle and several arms and ammunition