Police apprehend notorious kidnapper in Katsina

Date:

Reading time: 1 Minute

 

The Katsina State Police Command says it has apprehended a suspected kidnapper, Ibrahim Muwange, allegedly terrorising communities in four local government areas of the state.

This is contained in a statement issued by the command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isa, and made available to newsmen on Monday in Katsina.

The statement said that the suspect, who was on police wanted list for long, was arrested on Saturday at Dayi in Malumfashi Local Government Area, following a tip-off.

“The suspect has been on the wanted list of the command in connection with various cases of cattle rustling, kidnapping, culpable homicide and armed robbery.

“He is among criminals terrorizing people in Danmusa, Malumfashi, Safana and Batsari local government areas of the state,” the statement said.

It further said that during police investigations, one AK 47 rifle was recovered in his possession.

The statement added that the suspect would be immediately charged to court.

NAN 

Tropic Reporters
Tropic Reportershttps://tropicreporters.com
Tropic Reporters is an online news platform based in Nigeria that focuses on promoting journalism from the citizens' perspectives to enhance access to credible information and clarification on basic issues and topics affecting the growth and development of our communities and other parts of Africa and the world in general. For advertisment tropicreporters@gmail.com WhatsApp/Telegram: 07066518087

Share post:

Subscribe

spot_imgspot_img

Popular

More like this
Related

Federal Government Dismisses Coup Scare Report

  On Tuesday, the Federal Government categorically refuted a news...

Traders Vow to Stabilize Food Prices During Ramadan

  The Arewa Traders Association of Nigeria (ATAN) has committed...

Breaking: NLC suspends nationwide protest, extends ultimatum to FG

  The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has suspended its nationwide...

Hardship: Cross River workers, TUC members boycott NLC protest

  Members of Trade Union Congress, TUC, as well as...