Armed Robbers Arrested In Police Uniform In Kano
Kano State Police Command has arrested two suspected armed robbers who disguised in military uniform to rob travellers along Kano-Maiduguri road.
Addressing a news conference, the Police Public Relations Officer, Magaji Majia, said the suspects had confessed to executing many armed robbery attacks around all the entry and exit points of Kano State.
Mr Majia disclosed that items recovered from the suspects includes a Honda Accord car valued at over one million Naira, $14,900 and two iPhone phones valued at over 300,000 Naira.
The command also confirmed that a team of Police officers have been deployed to arrest the accomplices of the suspects, as those in custody would be charged to court for armed robbery.
Recently, in a bid to alleviate indiscipline and other forms of criminal activities, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase tasked the force to adopt new strategies to deal with the current realities, stressing that the days of senior officers staying all through in the office without going to the field were over.