The police in Bauchi State, final Saturday, 26th September, 2020, arrested a five-member gang of armed robbers who attacked and injured a resident of Gwallameji space of Bauchi metropolis.
This was disclosed by the State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, in a press launch he signed and made out there to DAILY POST on Tuesday.
The gang members, Endurance Luya (28); Daniel Adamu, aka Small (20); Emmanuel Hassan, aka Junior (23); Aliyu Sulaiman, aka Aljan (25) and Yunusa Ali, aka Raka (19), conspired amongst themselves and broke into the room of 1 Fukaihat Ayuba Isah at Banana Island Lodge at Gwallameji.
The robbers, in keeping with Wakil, macheted the 23-year-old sufferer, who sustained various diploma of accidents, earlier than making away together with her valuables.
He knowledgeable that the objects stolen by the robbers are a field containing her cloths; Zinox Laptop computer; Itel cell phone; mattresses; gasoline cylinder and a handbag containing the sum of N700.
“On receipt of the report, a crew of policemen was drafted to the scene. The sufferer was rushed to ATBU Educating Hospital, Bauchi, the place she is at present on admission.
“Upon preliminary investigation, all of the suspects had been arrested in possession of a number of the objects talked about above. All of them confessed to have dedicated the crime,” the PPRO acknowledged that the case has been transferred to the State Felony Investigation Division (SCID) for discreet investigation.
DSP Wakil added that one cutlass with blood stain; one jack knife, one knife and three sanitary pads had been recovered from the gang members as reveals.
The PPRO acknowledged that the state Commissioner of Police, CP Lawan Tanko Jimeta, is set to make sure that criminals don’t have any place to cover within the state.
He, nonetheless, emphasised that security and safety should not the only real accountability of safety companies alone.
DSP Wakil added that, “members of the general public should play a significant function in the direction of guaranteeing peace by availing the police with helpful data that will likely be instrumental to unbundling of felony acts and tendencies.”