A 26-year-old, recognized as Eson Fatgoel, has been arrested by the Adamawa State Police Command for circulating and spending pretend Naira notes within the State.
The suspect was apprehended on Saturday, October 31, by police operatives connected to Numan Division in Numan native authorities space.
Confirming his arrest, Spokesperson of the Command, DSP Suleiman Yahya Nguroje, on Sunday, instructed newsmen within the State that Fatgoel has since been spending counterfeit notes in trade for items and providers in Guyuk and Lafiya native authorities areas.
Nguroje warned merchants to watch out to not fall sufferer as these counterfeit notes are nonetheless in circulation in these areas.
“The Commissioner of Police Olugbenga Adeyanju, whereas assuring that a lot is been achieved to stopping the circulation of the counterfeits, urge residents to report any suspicious individuals or group round their neighbourhoods to the closest police division or report similar by means of any of the Police Command Management/Emergency: 08089671313, 08107364974, 08053872326,” Nguroje added.