The Police Command of Imo State has confirmed the arrest of the former governor of the state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha.
The arrest which was at that time trending on the social media was as a result of Okorocha’s alleged forcely broken into his Royal Palm Spring Estate sealed by the state government.
But in his reaction, the state Police Command spokesman, Orlando Ikeokwu confirmed the arrest in a chat with journalists in Owerri, the state capital.
According to the Police spokesman: “The command received a distress call regarding what we termed to be an unrest at Royal Spring palm estate, and the operatives moved to the place we discovered Okorocha led some persons to the place hitherto sealed by the Imo government.
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“The command calmed the situation and invited Okorocha, to come and explain why he led the violent breaking into the estate that led to damages.”