The Sokoto State Police Command has arrested over 14 suspects over alleged criminal conspiracy, robbery, theft, rape and culpable homicide in the state.
The state Police Commissioner Ibrahim Kaoje who announced this while briefing newsmen on the major achievements the command recorded recently, said the command is working towards actualisation of a crime free state.
He added that the command had arrested Halima Mohammed, Mamman Mohammad, Ibrahim Muhammad, Abubakar Muntari, Chiso Yaro and Sa’adu Sanusi over alleged criminal conspiracy, armed robbery and culpable homicide.
He said they were arrested over an alleged report by one Sada Mohammed, that while he was in his house a gang of armed robbers numbering about 10 with guns and cutlasses, invaded his house, attacked and shot him with a gun.
Kaoje explained that the command also arrested Abdullahi Ibrahim and Tukur Ibrahim of Tungar Rana village in Kware Local Government Area over alleged criminal conspiracy and attempt to commit an offence of robbery.