Abuja– Gombe State police have arrested 30 men alleged to be members of the feared gang that has been terrorizing residents in recent weeks.
The suspects are linked to the notorious Yan Kalare gang.
The Commissioner of Police, Kudu Umar said suspects were arrested following intelligence gathering based on complaints received from members of the
The Yan Kalare have been accused of murder, rape, theft and public violence among other crimes.
Umar, who was recently appointed to the position, said he will prioritise new security methods and boost police patrol system so that those areas that have not been reached were now covered.
He ensured increased police visibility in the state.
Umar said despite security challenges experienced in the north east zone of the country, police in Gombe have been doing their best to ensure people’s livelihoods were secure.
– CAJ News