Meet Ibrahim Umar ‘Oro’ – notorious cattle rustler, specialist killer arrested by Katsina Police
Katsina State Police command has succeeded in the arrest of one Ibrahim Umar also known as ‘Oro’ suspected notorious armed robber, cattle rustler and specialist killer on the 30th of November, 2017 in Faskari Local government of Katsina state following a tip-off from a good samaritan.
The State’s Commissioner of Police, CP Besen Gwana confirmed this while briefing newsmen shortly before parading them before our correspondent alongside other suspects arrested for criminal offences in the state on Wednesday.
According to the police statement: “On 30/11/2017at about 22:00hrs, the Command based on a tip-off succeeded in arresting a suspected notorious armed robber/cattle rustler by name Ibrahim Umar alias “ORO” aged 25yrs ‘m’ of Yankuzo village, Tsafe LGA of Zamfara state. Suspect has voluntarily confessed to be a member of a fifteen (15) – man armed robbery/cattle rustling syndicate terrorizing Katsina and Zamfara states. He has displayed special skills in arms handling before the police. He also confessed to have participated in more than thirty (30) different armed robbery/cattle rustling attacks both in Katsina and Zamfara states. He confessed to have killed four persons during his operations as follows:
Killed two of his victims and rustled thirty cows in a village in Gusau LGA of Zamfara state
About two years ago, he Killed two of his brothers through accidental discharge: 1. Haladu Rabiu aged 15yrs ‘m’ of Yankara village, Fasakari LGA of Katsina state and 2. Rabi’u Yahaya aged 20yrs ‘m’ of Yankuzu village Bilbis LGA of Zamfara state
Investigation is ongoing into this case and suspect will soon be arraigned in court.”