The Police in Yobe State have nabbed two suspected armed robber in a recent encounter with the criminals in Gaidam Local Government Area.
The arrested duo; Garba Sale of Nguru Local Government and Shehu Usman of Gaidam Local Government were part of a syndicate that specialized in robbing unsuspecting members of the public particularly in northern part of the state.
ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, Yobe State command’s Public Relations Officer, disclosed this in a monthly crime update made available to DAILY POST on Tuesday in Damaturu.
Items recovered from the hoodlums according to the PPRO included: “1 AK-47 riffle, 25 rounds of 7.62mm live ammunition, 1 empty AK 47 riffle magazine and other offensive weapons.
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