A team from the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) invaded a compoud in Achina Anambra State and injured a 98 years old woman.
The incident which happened on Monday evening had it that the team of SARS operatives invaded the family home of the Okpalaku’s (in Achina), whose one of their sons is married to one Ester Chiemerie Nzekwe from Uga in Aguata local government of the State.
It was disclosed that the couple were living in their family house in Achina, alongside the 98 years old mother of the husband, Mrs Cecilia Okpalaku.
The husband, Mr Emeka Okpalaku who does his business abroad left his wife, Mrs Ester and their female child with his aged mother at their home in Achina. He usually comes home regularly to visit the family.
The trouble started when the husband visited home from abroad to find out that his wife had terminated her pregnancy that would have produced another child.
However, Esther’s husband, Emeka Okpalaku opted to pull off the marriage having noticed about the abortion of the baby.
Emeka sent his wife parking, leaving their female child in the custody of his old mother.
The story changed when his embattled wife stormed the husband’s place in Achina with some SARS operatives.
They invaded the house and forcefully took away the girl child.
It was alleged that the SARS operatives attacked and assaulted the 98 year old Mrs Cecelia, who tried to stop them from taking away the Child.
The SARS injured the women together with other grand children who wanted to resist.
Our sources have confirmed that the aged woman is currently hospitalized after she was harrased and injured by SARS operatives.
When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer, S.P Haruna Mohammed said it was a false allegation.
Haruna who gave a different account of the story said they never wedded, though the police have commenced investigations.
According to him, “the real fact in the issue was that the man confiscated the credentials of his fiancee in order to deny her report to NYSC camp which dateline closes today and was preparing to travel back to Japan where he base.
“The complainants lawyer wrote a petition to the Commissioner of Police who ordered for a discreet investigation into the matter.
“However, as soon as the suspect sighted the Police he locked the house and hide and the police used power of ingress to gain access into the house but the suspect allegedly escaped through the window.” he narrated.