The police in Katsina have arrested a notorious armed robber, named Muhammad Bello, 25, aka Kiri Gorare Namushoda.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Gambo Isa, said this in a statement made available to newsmen in Katsina on Thursday.
He said that Muhammad had led an armed robbery syndicate that terrorised people on Dustinma – Danmusa Road in Danmusa Local Government Area of the state. Isa said the robber was arrested following information tip off three days ago.
He also said Muhammad had led an armed robbery operation five days ago where the group shot dead one motorist and injured several passengers on Dustinma road.
The police spokesman further said that the thief told police that his accomplices were Haroun Anchau, Mushoda Bakin-ranji, Gabudeji Namushoda, Dikko Garhin-Dustinma and Ali Iraqi, all at large.
Isa said the police were making efforts to arrest the suspects and recover their weapons.
He, urged the public to assist the police with information on the whereabouts of the hoodlums and other criminals operating in Katsina State.