By Mohammad Tijjani
The Kaduna State Police Command stated it arrested 38 suspects, concerned in kidnapping, armed theft and road gangs in three months.
The State Commissioner of police, Mr Austin Iwar made the disclosure whereas briefing newsmen in Kaduna on Wednesday.
He stated the teams have been arrested between October 2017 and Jan. 2018.
He stated of the 38 suspects, 21 have been arrested in reference to kidnapping and armed theft, whereas 17 have been nabbed in connection to road gangs, popularly often called “Sara Sucks’.
He stated that objects recovered throughout the interval underneath assessment embody: 41 arms and ammunition and three autos, including that the command additionally dislodged three armed theft syndicate.
Iwar stated that essentially the most vital of those successes was the arrest of a infamous armed theft syndicate working alongside the Zaria -Kano expressway.
“Some of the suspects who have been concerned in kidnapping for ransom and working in Lere and pambegua axis of Kubau and Zaria Local Government Areas have been additionally arrested,“he stated.
The commissioner stated that the road gangs have been arrested in Rigasa, Tudun Wada, Kawo and Unguwar Rimi, all in Kaduna metropolis.
He stated that the suspects who have been in Police custody had given helpful info that continued to help police investigation.
He famous that they’d quickly be charged to court docket for prosecution.
“We wish to reassure members of the general public that the command is not going to relent in its effort in combating all types of crime and criminality within the state. “he stated.
He referred to as on all residents of the state to be a part of effort, including that the command would not fold its arms and permit miscreants to proceed function within the state.(NAN)