Operatives of the Bauchi State Police Command have arrested 32 suspects in reference to arduous medication, kidnapping, armed theft, rape and culpable murder, amongst different crimes.
This was once printed by means of the command’s Police Public Family members Officer (PPRO), DSP Ahmed Mohammed Wakili, at a press briefing on the command’s headquarters in Bauchi.
In step with the police spokesman, two crack cocaine sellers have been arrested by means of operatives of State Intelligence Bureau, Bauchi at the third August, 2020 at about 8:30 pm.
Wakili knowledgeable that 9 grams of crack cocaine was once recovered from the suspected arduous drug sellers, Chigozie One (32) and Faruk Yakubu (25), each citizens of Bauchi, including that investigation is in development.
He additional disclosed that 4 suspects have been arrested by means of the Command Intelligence Bureau for kidnapping a six-year-old boy, one Abubakar Sadiq Mohammed.
The suspected teenage kidnappers, Usman Muhammed (18); Faisal Musa (19); Abdulgaffar Adamu (19) and Ahmad Usman Gamawa (16), in step with the PPRO demanded a ransom of N1million and confessed to the crime.
“At the 10/08/2020 at about 1300hrs a case of kidnapping was once reported to the Command Intelligence Bureau by means of one Alhaji Muhammed Dan’azumi ‘m’ of Jaja quarters Bauchi metro, that on 9/08/2020 at about 1630hrs unknown individual(s) abducted his son one Abubakar Sadiq Mohammed ‘m’ elderly 6yrs of the similar cope with to unknown vacation spot and extra call for a million naira (1,000,000.00) as ransom.
“Upon receiving the criticism at the 11/08/2020 at about 1100hrs operatives connected to the Bureau swung in to motion and rescued the sufferer unharmed,” the police spokesman said.
In step with Wakili, a banker, Mustapha Ya’u, a group of workers member of First Financial institution, Azare department, was once arrested with 4 different suspects for felony conspiracy, misappropriation and breach of believe.
“On 11/07/2020 at about 2045hrs one Abdulganiyu Tanimu ‘m’ of Gadau the town got here to Gadau Police station and reported that at the identical date at about 1955hrs one Aliyu Garba ‘m’ elderly 22yrs of Azare the town, Katagum L.G.A, got here to his POS store and withdrew the sum of 50 thousand naira (N50,000) thru account no. 2000325930 belonging to at least one Ezeuwean Paul by means of cashless switch the usage of cell no. 08130837887 he changed into suspicious of him and refused to provide him the cash.
“On receipt of the document crew of policemen was once mobilized and arrested the suspect. When interrogation he confessed to have conspired with the next individuals specifically; Salisu Umar ‘m’ elderly 23yrs; Abbati Mohammed ‘m’ elderly 24yrs; Bilyaminu Usman ‘m’ elderly 25yrs and Abubakar alkali ‘m’ elderly 27yrs all the identical cope with.
“Upon initial investigation the account quantity is emanated from one Mustapha Ya’u group of workers of First Financial institution Azare department he conspired with the above names and withdrew the cash with out the information of the landlord of the account. The sum of 100 and sixty-six thousand naira (N166,000) was once recovered from them,” Wakili mentioned.
He added that all of the suspects had been arrested.
Wakili printed that 3 suspects have been arrested by means of detectives connected to the anti-kidnapping unit of the command for parading themselves as law enforcement officials.
The impersonators, Sulaiman Idris (30); Auwal Shehu (35); Mohammed Ghali Hassan (35) and
Mohammed Yunusa, now at massive, in step with the police spokesman, got here from Kano State to Bauchi to extort and or defraud one Alhaji Ya’u Shehu B. Karatu.
Shows recovered from them incorporated one P cap adorned with police emblem; one facemask adorned with police emblem; one handcuff; one Purple colored Ford motor car with reg. AAA 759 CY, Lagos State; one Dangote workforce id card bearing Ahmad Nura and two police warrant playing cards.
In the meantime, the PPRO referred to as at the other folks of the state to proceed to workout their civil accountability by means of pointing and giving important knowledge that can assist the police of their operations and to rid the state of all varieties of crime and criminal activity.