Police nab 9 robbery suspects, recover pistols in Abuja | Dailytrust

Police nab 9 robbery suspects, recover pistols in Abuja

The FCT police command has arrested nine suspects over armed robbery incidents Jabi, Utako, Wuse and Kwali axes of Abuja.

FCT Police Commissioner Bala Ciroma, while parading the suspects at the command headquarters in Abuja on Saturday, said they were arrested during different coordinated intelligence operations.

He gave the names of the suspects as Adah Johnson, Ebere Ekueme, Freedom Emmanuel, Gambo Alanana, Gideon Adaga, Friday Adanu, Danjuma Gambo, Abubakar Aliyu and Jude Godwin.

He said exhibits recovered from the suspects included three locally fabricated pistols, one unexpended cartridge, four cutlasses, one cutter, three television sets, four mobile phones and N150, 000 cash.

He said the suspects would be arraigned upon conclusion of investigation.

He urged residents of the FCT to remain calm and law-abiding while reiterating the command’s commitment to the protection of lives and property across the FCT.