Sani Muhammad Sani
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Zamfara State Command has arrested two suspected bandits and cattle rustlers while trying to run away from the State. State Commandant, Commandant of the command A. A Sparks revealed.
The suspect Turku Halilu, 27yrs was trailed and arrested by the officers of the NSCDC while he was trying to escape to Niger state.
Halilu was hail from Gabaro village , Nahuche district of Bungudu local Government Area of Zamfara Stste.
The suspect is currently being investigated for cattle rustling and banditry related activities.
Similarly, the Corps also on the arrested another suspect Husaini Altine 40 years while trying to escape to Taraba State .
He was arrested alongside his elder brother Abubakar Altine and his aged mother at the Zamfara State mass transit park.
Altine confessed to the crime of banditry and kidnapping after a cross examination by the corps.
The suspect hails from Agama lafiya village, Rijiya district of Gusau local Government Area Zamfara State.
The duo will be arraigned before a competent court of jurisdiction after investigations are concluded.
Sparks assured the General public of safety of lives and properties .