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Special Task Force recovers 51 stolen vehicles

19 February 2015, 14:34

Abuja - The Inspector-General of Police Special Task Force on Heinous Crime said it had recovered 51 stolen vehicles and arrested four suspects in connection with the crime.

This is contained in a statement signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, Emmanuel Ojukwu, on Wednesday in Abuja.

The statement said the task force recovered the vehicles after it busted a notorious criminal gang that specialised in snatching vehicles at different points across the country.

Also read: Police recover human head in Lagos

It said the vehicles were currently at safe facilities in Abuja, Kaduna and Onitsha and advised those whose cars were stolen to contact: 08035557676.

The statement listed some of the vehicles recovered to include 23 various brands of Toyota and 11 Honda.

The I-G commended men of the task force for their professionalism and assured the public that the force was being repositioned with modern crime fighting techniques to meet their yearning.



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