The killings of 14 persons in Zamfara State, that occurred February, three suspects has been arrested.
The Force Public Relations Officer, CSP, Jimoh Moshood confirmed the development in a press statement made available to journalists in Abuja Sunday night.
The suspects’ names were given as 45-year-old Halilu Garba, also identified as Masashi; 45-year-old Zubairu Malafa, aka Wakili; and 40-year-old Nafi’u Bahamas, alisa Zakiru.
Meanwhile, the suspects are currently in police custody assisting the police in full scale investigation of the heinous crime.
The Inspector General of police, Ibrahim Idris, after being informed of the development, was said to have directed that the suspected bandits be immediately moved to the Force Headquarters, Abuja.