Fake DSP Nabbed By Police In Akwa Ibom


The Nigeria Police Force, Akwa Ibom State Command has arrested a fake Deputy Inspector of Police (DSP) identified as Vincent Sampson Enuneku.

The command has also recovered Indian hemp as well as cloned police Identity card from the self-acclaimed senior ‘police officer’.

In a statement signed by the state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) SP Odiko Mcdon and made available to newsmen in Uyo on Tuesday, the suspect was arrested on June 28, 2022, while attempting to use his fake identity card to prevent the arrest of a notorious wanted criminal.

“Personnel of Anti-cultism Squad of the Command arrested one Vincent Sampson Enuneku, 43 years old from Ndokwa Local Government Area of Delta State for impersonation and being in possession of large substance, suspected to be Indian hemp.

“The suspect was arrested on the 28th of June, 2022 in Uyo while attempting to use his fake Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) ID card to prevent the arrest of a wanted criminal.”  The statement stated

The police image maker disclosed that Enuneku; 43 from Ndokwa local government area of Delta State was using the fake Identity card in the Nigeria Police to pass through checkpoints freely in the south south states while transporting Indian hemp and other prohibited items to AKwa Ibom state.

He said the suspect also used the fake Identity card to extort and harass innocent members of the Public, thereby bringing the image of the Force to disrepute.

He said the state Commissioner of Police CP Olatoye Durosinmi has warmed impersonators of security Agencies to stop as they would continue to be resisted by superior powers in the state.

“The CP has warned impersonators of Police and other Agencies to desist forthwith or have the Police to contend with,” he said.


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