The Niger State Police Command has arrested 4 individuals over alleged armed theft and theft within the state.
The suspects embody one Abdullahi Maikudi- aged 27 of Katsina State and Rabiu Abdullahi – aged 23 ‘m’ of Kano State.
The opposite two are one Abdulhamid Aliyu a.okay.a Dogon Soja, aged 27y, ‘m’ of Kwankwashe space and Haruna Saleh aged 25 of Madalla space of the state.
The state Public Relations Officer, ASP. Wasiu Abiodun, who made this disclosure in Minna mentioned the suspects had been arrested following a tip-off and presently in custody of the police.
He revealed that Abdullahi Maikudi was nabbed for robbing a businessman in a lodge inTegina space of the state of N6 million and fled to Kano State, the place he met Rabiu Abdullahi, who was aiding him to flee the nation.
The police picture maker, defined that Maikudi succeeded after he supplied his sufferer a cup of tea laden with tramadol which made the person to go to sleep.
“The 2 suspects had been arrested at Fagge, Kano State and the sum of #3,850,000:00k and 410 cefas had been recovered from them.”
The PPRO acknowledged that Abdulhamid Aliyu a.okay.a Dogon Soja and Haruna Saleh had been amongst a 4 man gang who invaded a residence round Nitel pole, Madalla on Tuesday, this week.
“They had been armed with domestically made gun and sticks when the occupants had been asleep, they searched the home and handcuffed the occupants, robbed them of two telephones; one infinix and Huawei handsets, sum of three thousand naira, and in addition demanded for a sum of 100 thousand naira to launch their telephones.”
He additional revealed that Dogon Soja and one different had been initially arrested and charged to courtroom in 2018 as leaders of the gang that killed one SP Omale of Borno State Police Command at Madalla Motel however, later launched by courtroom.
Abiodun added that the suspects can be arraigned in courtroom as quickly as investigations are concluded.