POLICE ARREST INFORMANTS TO NOTORIOUS BANDIT LEADER IN KATSINA
Written by Kayode Sanni on August 29, 2022
Operatives of the police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have arrested three suspected informants to a notorious bandits’ leader, SANI TUKUR, also known as Abacha in Katsina State.
According to a statement from the office of the IRT Commander, dcp OLATUNJI DISU, the suspects MUTTAKA IBRAHIM, SULEIMAN RABIU and SURAJO were apprehended following intelligence reports on the activities of the deadly criminal gangs by IRT operatives attached to the Operation Restore Hope of the Force in Yankwani village and Kurani town.
According to the statement, the team swung into action swiftly and arrested the suspects in their various hideouts within Bakori Local Government Area.
The three are said to be part of a deadly kidnap for ransom syndicate who kidnapped the wife and two children of a serving lawmaker Honorable Dr. IBRAHIM AMINU in Katsina.
During investigation, the trio confessed to have served as informants to SANI TUKUR who is terrorizing innocent citizens in villages and towns around Katsina and Zamfara states.