By: MOHAMMED MUNIRAT NASIR, Gusau
Zamfara Police Command has arrested 72 suspected armed robbers who specializes in motorcycle theft in Zamfara State.
The command’s Public Relations Officer, (PPRO), SP Mohammed Shehu said the arrest followed massive intelligence led raid in some identified criminal hideouts in the state.
He said command also during the raid which took place on 15th July, recovered 73 motorcycles from the suspected armed robbers.
“In view of the activities of armed bandits that are using unregistered motorcycles to ferry kidnapped Victims to their hideouts. The Zamfara State Police Command has embarked on massive intelligence led raid in some identified criminal hideouts in the state”, he said.
Shehu called on members of the public who lost their motorcycles to criminals either by snatch or theft to come to Police Command Headquarters for Verification of rightful ownership.