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Squad arrests 6 robbery suspects

24 June 2013, 10:06

Dutse -  The Anti-Robbery Squad attached to a renowned crime buster, Ali Kwara, said on Sunday, that the team has arrested six suspected notorious armed robbers in Sara village of Gwaram area of Jigawa.

Kwara made this known while handing over the suspected bandits to the state Police Command on Sunday in Dutse.

He said that the men were nabbed at midnight in Sara village with five guns and some ammunition but that some others escaped.

According to him, two of the armed gang had raped some of their victims during their operations in the area.

He added: "We are collaborating with the Police Command in Jigawa to get rid of armed robbers in the state.’’

One of the victims who gave his name as Bala Waziri from Babaldu town, told NAN that the suspected armed robbers barged into his house on Thursday midnight and collected all he had and also raped his wife.

According to the victim, the robbers took away his N15 000.

 - NAN

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