Police Arrest Vehicle Snatcher In Bauchi

The Operatives of the State Intelligence Department (SID) attached to Bauchi State Police Command on Saturday, 24th February 2024, acted on Credible Intelligence at their disposal, arrested one Ahmed Mohammed 29yrs, a resident of Polo High-Court, Borno State.

In a statement on Tuesday, 27th February 2024 signed Bauchi State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, said that the suspect was arrested at Bayan Gari Area of Bauchi state alongside the stolen vehicle (Toyota Highlander) white in color with registration number ABC-65PK.

SP Wakil saod that a discreet investigation into the matter has revealed that the suspect was employed as a driver by a company owned by his secondary school classmate called Damuli Investment Company Ltd. in Maiduguri, Borno State.

“It was further uncovered that the accused Ahmed Mohammed fled with the car to Bauchi with with intent to sell it out at the sum of two million Naira (N2.000.000) and use the money to pay his house rent and to welcome his estranged wife back home.

Meanwhile, the Bauchi State Commissioner of Police, CP Auwal Musa Mohammed has directed that further investigation be extended to Borno State to explore more motives and unravel every fact behind his action.