Egbom was shot dead on Monday night along Nkwerre-Anara by suspected armed bandits in the locality.
Operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State police command nabbed the suspected killers of Rev Fr. Jude Egbom of St Patrick’s Catholic church, Amucha.
They are Chigozie Uzoukwu, 33, and Peter Ochokwu, 21.
The state Commissioner of Police, Dasuki Galadanchi, said that the suspects were arrested in Nkwerre by his men.
Police boss, Galadanchi disclosed that he charged the Tactical Units of the command to arrest the fleeing criminals at all cost.
He said that the efforts of the command yielded the arrest of the suspects and recovering of the priest’s vehicle and bag.