FCT Police Arrests Suspected Armed Robbers, Cultists & Kidnappers

The FCT Police Command has arrested seven suspects for armed robbery, cultism and kidnapping along Kabusa, Bwari, Kwali, Gwagwalada and Abaji axis in furtherance with its determination to rid the FCT of criminal elements

According to a press release signed by the FCT Police Command Spokesperson, ASP Mariam Yusuf, she said that the suspects were arrested during different coordinated intelligence operation in the month of January.

The suspects are: Chidindu Nonso 32years, Sunday Atu 26years, Elisha Matthias 20years, Neche Isaac 25years, Felix Isaiah 29years all male while exhibits recovered from the suspects are: six locally fabricated pistols, eight unexpended cartridges’ one saw, one hammer, one cutlass and one jack knife.

Amongst the suspects are Mohammed Bello 25years and Sani Usman 26years, arrested for armed robbery and attempted kidnap of their victim along Abaji axis and exhibits recovered from the suspects are: one mobile phone, cash sum of sixty-thousand-naira (N60,000) belonging to their victim and two cutlasses.

The command spokesperson further said that all the suspects will be arraigned in court upon conclusion of investigation.

While enjoining residents to remain calm, law-abiding and comply with all COVID-19 regulations, the Command reiterated its unflinching commitment to the protection of lives and property within the FCT.