A shocking report from last weekend revealed that the police in Katsina state recently arrested a father and son robbery syndicate as well as recovered a car loaded with stolen items from them. The arrested son and father are said to be “experts” in breaking into shops and stealing expensive items overnight.
This father and his son are said to be a robbery syndicate that specializes in breaking into shops
The Katsina State police spokesperson, SP Gambo Isah said that the suspects were apprehended by officers from the state police headquarters on March 12. He revealed that the father and his son have already confessed to their crimes as they claim that all the items recovered by the police have been stolen from different shops in Jigawa and Kaduna states.
SP Gambo Isah identified the arrested father as one Sani Kanir who hails from Tashar Fulani village while his aide (son) is Abdullahi Kabir. Sp Gambo disclosed in his report that a certain Volkswagen Golf 3 station wagon fitted with the plate number FTA 281 XB was recovered from the two arrested suspects.
Katsina State Police report claims that the station Wagon recovered from the arrested father and son robbery syndicate was loaded with the following “stolen” items:
- 15 different bags of Maize grain
- 13 brand-new Motorcycle tyres
- 32 different native women wrapper clothing (ATAMFA)
- 16 brand-new bundles of Shadda
Both arrested suspects are said to have confessed that they stole the above-listed items from Yalo village in Kaugama LGA of Jigawa State and Giwa LGA in Kaduna state. In yet another recent police report from Katsina State, the Police are said to have apprehended quite a number of rapists and human traffickers over the last weekend. Below is a press video that confirms this other report.
Police Parade Suspects of Rape, Human Trafficking in Katsina