Mr. Nnamdi Omoni, Rivers State Police Public Relations Officer (PRO) revealed in a statement released that the criminal was first arrested in Imo State and was taken into police custody.
Recently, the Big daddy’s gang arch-rival, Amobi Oguzo was killed with his son by Ezekwu’s gang.
According to the statement received during the interrogation, Goodluck Ezekwu made helpful confessions and helped the police force to make a worthwhile effort to locate the gang’s refuge at Ibaa Community, where a gang member, known as Ebere Amesi and other members of the gang were sleeping.
The Rivers State Police PRO, Mr. Omoni disclosed that on spotting the Police team, the gang members confronted the Police in a brutal gun war.
Both Ebere Amesi and Goodluck Ezekwu were caught in the crossfire during the fierce gunfight
The criminals sustained severe gunshot injuries.
They were taken to a nearby hospital in the community where they were confirmed dead by the doctor.