Operatives of the Niger State Police have arrested crimes suspects together with kidnappers that despatched menace letters to businessmen demanding for large sum of cash to keep away from being kidnapped.
A press release issued on Tuesday, September 11, by the Public Relations Officer of the Command, DSP Muhammad Inna, stated that that one Alhaji Sardauna Babirki of Bangi, Mariga LGA on August 25, reported that he acquired an nameless name threatening him to render a sum of N2,000,000.00ok to keep away from been kidnapped.
On receipt of the report, a workforce of Police detectives connected to Bangi Division carried out a painstaking investigation, trailed and arrested the principal suspects; one Kabiru Madawaki, 26, and Samaila Wanka aged 35, each of Bangi and Beri villages of Mariga LGA respectively.
Investigation additional revealed that in the month of August, 2018, the identical gang threatened one Alh. Idris Madawaki of kwana Bala Buzu, one Alh. Garba Dali ‘m’ of Bangi and one Inuwa Nababa ‘m’ of Makenkeme, all in Mariga LGA on completely different events and acquired the sum of N 250,000 N 350,000 and N 100,000 respectively from their victims. The suspects confessed to the crimes and can quickly be cost to courtroom.
Equally, on 21st August, 2018 , the operatives carried out one other operation in Mariga LGA which led to the arrest of one other two- man gang, one Yushau Audu aged 26yrs and Mohammed Sani aged 23yrs, each of Angwaka and Mangoro villages respectively, who wrote a menace letter to 1 Alh. Dantani Audu ‘m’ of Mangoro village in Mariga LGA demanding a sum of 4 Million naira (N 4,000,000.00ok) to keep away from being kidnapped however have been apprehended earlier than receiving the quantity.
The suspects confessed to the crime, and can quickly be cost to courtroom.
In the same operation, on 07th September, 2018 one Alh. Bahago ‘m’ of Kwakuti in Paiko LGA reported that typically in the yr 2015 some unknown kidnappers known as him to render a sum of N500, 000 and provided to them to keep away from been kidnapped.
Within the month of June, 2018, the identical gang of kidnappers known as him once more demanding two million naira or else he’ll threat his life. On receipt of the criticism, a workforce of Police Detectives connected to the Command Particular Anti-Theft Squad smashed a syndicate of three-man gang of kidnappers and arrested one Abubakar Umar alias Yellow, aged 20yrs of Ungwan Kaura Zungeru in Mashegu LGA whereas two others nonetheless at massive.
Throughout interrogation, the suspect confessed to the crime. Displays recovered embody: one fabricated SMG rifle with 5 (5) stay ammunitions whereas effort is intensified to arrest the fleeing suspects, case below investigation.
On 06th September, 2018 at about 1330hrs, a workforce of Police Detectives connected to Lapai Division whereas on surveillance alongside Lapai Ebbo street intercepted one Umar Idris ‘m’ aged 21yrs and Moh’d Kabiru Gazuma, aged 24yrs each ’m’ of Kpatsuwa village in Abaji LGA Abuja on a motorbike suspected to be stolen, throughout interrogation they confessed to have robbed the motorbike from one Abubakar Shuaibu ‘m’ of the identical deal with.
Investigation additional led to the arrest of one Emmanuel Titus, aged 24yrs of the identical deal with who provided them with arms. Displays recovered embody one motorbike, one domestically made revolver pistol with one stay ammunition, face masks and a appeal. Case will quickly be cost to courtroom.
In one other stroke, on 27th August, 2018 at about 0730hrs, based mostly on a tip off, Police Detectives connected to Mokwa Division arrested one Aminu Sani aged 25yrs of important Storage Mokwa, Mokwa LGA for vandalizing a transformer located at Ezhigi village of Mokwa LGA.
The suspect confessed to the crime, displays recovered consists of six items of Amoured cables, noticed Blade, scissors, pliers, contact mild, bunch of copper wires, and burnt electrical energy cables. Case will quickly be cost to courtroom.