Man Arrested in Niger State for Killing 19-Year Old

The Police Command in Niger State has arrested a member of a seven-man armed robbery gang who raided Boyi Community in Gurara Local Government, killing 19-year old Ibrahim Ayuba.

Aside the killing, they also robbed the residents and made away with their valuables including one Prophet Samuel Omojuni Kandi, 45, of his Samsung and Tecno A7 phones valued at N61,000, ATM card and a sum of N34,000.

ASP Wasiu Abiodun who is the State Public Relations Officer, made this known in Minna, the State Capital.

“On receipt of the information on the 2nd of May, 2020, Police Detectives attached to Gawu-Babangida Division swung into action and arrested one of the robbers.”

According to him, the suspect named Habibu Suleiman, 23 years old of Dawaki town hall area Suleja confessed to the crime and mentioned other six of his accomplices at large from Tafa and Kubwa FCT Abuja area.

“Efforts are still in top gear to arrest other fleeing suspects,” Abiodun disclosed.

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