From Desmond Mgboh, Kano
The Police in Kano have arrested a complete of 225 suspects for the fee of assorted offences within the state previously two weeks.
A press release by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, Sunday, stated that these apprehended have been 21 armed theft suspects, seven kidnapping suspects, 23 drug sellers, 18 suspected fraudsters, 5 motor automobiles thieves, 11 cattle rustlers in addition to 140 infamous thugs, regionally often known as Yan Daba.
Based on him, the weapons recovered from them included 5 regionally made pistols, three toy weapons and 4 den weapons, 265 knives, 28 scissors and 80 sharp iron rod in any other case often known as Dan Buda.
Different displays included 4 motor automobiles, 3 bikes, 2 luggage of dried leaves suspected to be Indiana hemp , 176 cell phones, massive portions of pretend/counterfeit Exol/Diazapham tablets, 103 Pink Solar Robber Answer and 194 Bottles of Suck and Die Substance, LG Plasma Tv together with a money of N3,000.000.00) in addition to six cows.
Giving particulars of a few of the instances, Kiyawa indicated that on July 2, a workforce of policemen whereas on routine patrol in Falgore forest, Tudun Wada Native Authorities Space, Kano state, arrested one Abdulrahman Usman, of Kurmi village, Soba native authorities space, Kaduna state, and 5 others who attacked a cluster of herdsmen settlement (ruga) within the forest.
“The herders repelled the assault and inflicted machete cuts on the suspect, and a mop up operation led to his seize with a regionally made pistol” he acknowledged.
Kiyawa additionally stated that whereas engaged on credible tip off, they arrested the next suspects , particularly Umar Aminu, Muhammad Muhammad, Kabiru Idris, Salim Sani, Umar Kabiru Muhammad , Yusuf Ibrahim, Aminu Lawan, Jibril Aliyu, Hauwa Abubakar Aisha Abubukar in reference to a case of digital playing cards associated fraud.
The police added that the suspects had confessed to have hacked varied people financial institution accounts and unlawfully withdrew sum of money but to be confirm.
The spokesman additionally disclosed that one Chizoba Ogunmadu, aged 45 and a resident of Hadejia Highway within the state was arrested for being in possession of pretend medication, particularly Boskafan, Becombian Chlorain and Artesunate, including that the suspect had confessed that he will get the pretend medication from Onitsha and sells them in Kano, Chad and Cameroon.