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Police arrest 21-year-old man for unlawful possession of firearm in Bauchi

Police arrest 21-year-old man for illegal possession of firearm in Bauchi

Bauchi State Police Command arrested a 21-year-old man for unlawful possession of a firearm.

Command Spokesperson, SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, in a Wednesday, January 18, 2023 assertion, mentioned officers connected to Toro Divisional Police Headquarters, whereas on a routine patrol close to the village of Nabardo, arrested Umar Abubakar, of Gamawa LGA.

“The suspect acquired a regionally made revolver from his pal Mohammed ‘m’ of Nasarawa State for the worth of Twenty 5 Thousand Naira (N25,000.00), along with three (3) 7mm dwell ammunition .62mm,” the assertion learn.

“Nevertheless, the suspect additionally confessed to purchasing the gun two years in the past, and he fired ammunition whereas pursuing cattle rustlers in Mangu LGA, Plateau State.

“The suspect additional confessed that he gave the gun to his pal to seek out him an purchaser, because the gun is of no use to him in the mean time.

“Because the investigation progressed, two suspects have up to now been apprehended on fees of legal affiliation and possession of an unlawful firearm associated to the case,” the PPRO added.

In a associated improvement, following the continuing operation across the Alkaleri axis, officers connected to Alkaleri Divisional Police Headquarters, acted on intelligence info and raided in a legal’s hideout positioned at Kashereyel Hill, close to Gwana district of Alkaleri LGA. Through the raid, an English pump pistol was recovered.

Police arrest 21-year-old man for illegal possession of firearm in Bauchi Police arrest 21-year-old man for illegal possession of firearm in Bauchi

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