By Ibrahim G. Ahmad
Zamfara State Police Command arrested a doctor and seven others for allegedly aiding and abetting statewide banditry.
State Information Commissioner Ibrahim Dosara revealed this during a press briefing in Gusau on Thursday, saying the doctor was arrested in the village of Kamarawa, in the local government area of Isa, in Sokoto State.
The commissioner said the doctor was arrested by men from Operation Puff Adder for allegedly providing armed bandits with military kits and that after preliminary research, ten pairs of military jungle boots, five sets of singers and military hand globes had been recovered from him.
Dosara further explained that two of the seven, suspected of being security guards, voluntarily confessed during questioning to having been involved in the sabotage of numerous military operations in the state.
He added that these suspects were, according to their confessions, engaged in sharing military intelligence, providing weapons and ammunition, military uniforms and other facilities to armed bandits across that state.
Another suspect was arrested for conspiring with the bandits and providing them with ammunition.
Likewise, Dosara further revealed that another suspect from Sokoto was arrested by detectives for providing military uniforms and kits to suspected bandits.
He added that “nine military bullet-proofs, four sets of military camouflage uniforms, five airs of military globes, two first bank cards, a Nigerian army ID card and a Samsung Android handset have been recovered. of its possession. (NOPE)
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