… Arrest Two Armed Robbers in Kano


The Kano State Police Command has arrested two suspected armed robbers who have been terrorising residents of the state. The command said the suspects, Abdulraham Mohammed and Aminu Abdullahi, were apprehended along Abdullahi Bayero Road in the Kano metropolis after attacking their victims around 3.30p.m.

The spokesman of the police in the state, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Magaji Musa Majia, told journalists yesterday in Kano that the two suspected armed robbers were arrested after they attacked their victims. Majia added that items recovered from them included two knives and mobile phones, stating that one of their victims who sustained serious injuries was taken to the hospital for treatment and had been discharged.

According to him, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Rabi’u Yusuf had ordered the transfer of the case to state Criminal Investigation Department (CID) for proper investigation. ”As soon as investigation is completed, the suspects would be charged to court for appropriate prosecution,” Majia assured. Majia also urged residents to continue to be vigilant and report any suspected character to security agents for prompt action.