Borno State Police Command has arrested and paraded 45 suspects involved in Boko Haram terrorism, kidnapping, armed robbery, rustling, fraud, theft and other crimes across the state.
Addressing newsmen in Maiduguri on Wednesday, the Borno State Commissioner of Police Mohammed Aliyu Ndatsu said one Alhaji Goni Mallum Mutti of Muna Garage, Sheri Area off Maiduguri city was arrested by the Police on 11th March 2020 for being a member of Boko Haram terrorists group.
He added that the suspect confessed that he was a member of the Boko Haram terrorists and saddled with the responsibility of supplying essential commodities and other logistics to the sect.
tems recovered from him include N200, 000 cash meant for purchase of foodstuff and other essential commodities.
The CP who was represented by the PPRO, DSP Edet Okon, said fourteen suspects were arrested for various thefts ranging from vehicle stealing of items worth N6 million at UMTH Trauma Center Maiduguri, burging into Borno State Geographic Information Service to cart away with 40 and 39 inches Plasma TV, one HP Desktop computer, a stabilizer and a bag containing some documents which Investigation by the police led to the arrest of Mohammed Mustapha and Hassan Umar.
The CP explained also that Ibrahim Emmanuel and Ali Mohammed were arrested for breaking into shops belonging to one Malam Mohammed Awwal and Mukhtar Mohammed at Galadima area of Maiduguri city and Carter away with goods valued at about N625, 000 while Awwal Abduljalil was arrested for trespassing into a house at new GRA for stealing four handsets.