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Notorious Criminal Killed By Police

The Notorious kidnapper, Henry Chibueze, also known as, Vampire, who broke away from prison in January, has been killed by the police.

Vampire, 30, met his demise in the wee hours of Thursday when operatives from the Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT, who were deployed to Imo State, by the IGP, Ibrahim Idris trailed him to his hideout in Omu-Awa forrest in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State.

The notorious robber/kidnapper escaped from prison custody on January 27,2017, when some gunmen believed to be his gang members stormed the Owerri High Court in Imo State and rescued him, killing two persons and injuring many others in the process.

Five other members of gang, whose identities have not been ascertained, confessed to being behind his bloody rescue earlier in the year after they were arrested in the pre-dawn raid by operatives of the IRT led by Assistant Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari.

The suspects also admitted to carrying out four kidnappings within Imo State and its environs after they rescued Vampire from prison custody. ‎

Vanguard reports that a police sergeant attached to IRT, and three members of the kidnap gang also sustained multiple bullet wounds in the exchange of gun fire between police and the daredevil robbers.

The security community was thrown into chaos in January following the daring successful Vampire after he was apprehended by men of Directorate of State Security, DSS, in 2015 when he attempted to kidnap some Judges attached to the Imo State Electoral Tribunal.

A bounty of N5million was offered by the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, for any information that could lead to his arrest, before IGP Idris deployed operatives from the IRT who succeeded in his eventual capture.

Vampire reportedly kidnapped over 200 people in a four-year active period, while he was also linked with the 2013 murder of his ex-girlfriend, Sandra Ijedinma and her sister.

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