Police arrests 9-man gang of kidnappers in Katsina
The Nigeria police, Katsina State command has succeeded in the arrest of a notorious armed robbery and kidnapping syndicate terrorizing Faskari LGA of Katsina state.
The gang comprising of no fewer than nine members according to the police public relations officer where arrested during a raid in their hideouts on 3rd of July 2018 based on a tip off from a good samaritan.
According to the command public relations officer, SP Gambo Isah, the following suspected persons were arrested in the process: Hassan Rabo ‘m’ aged 30yrs of Ruwan-Godiya village, Faskari LGA of Katsina state, Isah Hussaini ‘m’ aged 20yrs of the same address and Ahmadu Shuaibu ‘m’ aged 31yrs of the same address.
Others arrested are Lawal Rabo alias “MAI-RAKUMI” aged 40yrs of the same address, Samaila Sani alias ‘ILU’ aged 50yrs of the same address, Abdulmumini Gide ‘m’ aged 27yrs of the same address and Bello Alh. Umar ‘m’ aged 20yrs of the same address.
Also arrested are Adamu mohd ‘m’ aged 35yrs of Unguwar Kubai, Faskari and Husamatu Dalhatu ‘m’ aged 52yrs of Kakumi village, Bakori LGA of Katsina state.
Suspects have confessed to various armed robbery/kidnapping incidents in Katsina and its environs.
They are assisting the police in their investigation with a view to arresting other fleeing members of their syndicate. Investigation is ongoing.