Dutse - The Jigawa Police Command, has
arrested four suspected armed robbers terrorising seven local government areas
of the state.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Abdu Jinjiri made
the disclosure on Friday in Dutse when he paraded the suspects before newsmen
He named the suspects as Musa Muhammed, 26, Babannan Sale,
37, Inusa Sale 28 and Zakari Ya'u 32.
Jinjiri said that the suspects wear Army uniforms when
carrying out their nefarious acts along Gujungu-Hadejia, Gumel-Maigatari and
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He said the arrest was made possible following robust
patrol, surveillance and intelligence gathering in the affected areas by
officers of the command.
The spokesman said that items recovered from the suspects
included two locally made pistols, seven cartridges and a pair of army trouser
and a T-Shirt.
Jinjiri said that the suspects had made some useful statements
that would help the police to arrest four more others who were currently at
He said that the command under the leadership of
Commissioner of Police, Mr Henry Fadairo, was determined and committed to get
rid of criminals in the state.