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Prison warder bust in Kano for Army Colonel's murder

08 June 2016, 21:33

Lagos - A prison warder is among suspects arrested in Kaduna for the alleged murder of an army officer, Col. Samaila Yunusa.

The Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) and the Kaduna State Command operatives have smashed the deadly killer gang.

Sequel to the kidnapping and killing of the officer, the IGP IRT deployed the Technical and Human Intelligence assets of the Force which led to the arrest of a Prison Warder named Abdullahi Adamu, who is a close associate of one of the prime suspects.

Also read: Charles Okah wants conjugal visits allowed in prison

Further investigation led to the arrest of two of the prime suspects, namely: Ibrahim Kabiru (23) and Ebele Precious (41), while the alleged gang leader Emeka Okeke Cyprain (44) and one other member of the syndicate, Chijioke Ugwuanyi, (42) were later arrested.

Items recovered by the police from the notorious gang include an AK 47 rifle, two magnum pistols, a vehicle and documents of six (6) houses located in Anambra State of which Emeka Okeke Cyprian confessed were proceeds of his previous criminal activities. 



- CAJ News

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