Zamfara police arrest feminine gunrunner who specialises in supplying arms to bandits

The Zamfara State Police Command has arrested a feminine gunrunner who specialises in supplying arms and ammunition to bandits working within the state.The spokesperson of the Command, SP Mohammed Shehu made this recognized whereas addressing newsmen on the police headquarters in Gusau city the state capital on the weekend. Shehu mentioned the lady, Fatima Sani, 30, of Kaura Namoda LGA, was arrested following an intelligence report that she was bringing arms and ammunition to bandits in Zamfara State from Lafiya city in Nasarawa State. On thirteenth February, 2023 Police detectives arrested the above talked about feminine Gunrunner in possession of 325 rounds of stay ammunition, following the intelligence info obtained about her motion with the mentioned exhibit from Lafia in Nassarawa state to a infamous bandit's kingpin herbanating in Zamfara forest, the assertion learn.  "In the middle of interrogation, the suspect confessed to have been into the enterprise and that she had earlier equipped three (3) AK 47 Rifles and one thousand (1000) rounds of AK 47 Stay Ammunition to bandits working inside Zamfara. Discreet Investigation is in progress and suspect will probably be charged to courtroom for prosecution. Police additionally arrested a SIM card distributor to bandits with 1,000 SIM playing cards meant for supply to bandits of their enclaves throughout Zamfara State. "On February 15, upon intelligence that the above-named suspect was seen with an uncountable variety of registered MTN SIM playing cards. Police operatives swung into motion arrested the suspect and performed a spot search, the above displays have been recovered from him. In the middle of the investigation, the suspect confessed that the SIM playing cards are on the market to prospects who're searching for registered sim playing cards. It's well-known to everybody that it's now not permitted by the NCC to promote registered SIM playing cards of any community, the spokesperson mentioned.  He mentioned investigations are in progress with a view to arresting different suspects earlier than being charged to courtroom for prosecution.    The submit Zamfara police arrest female gunrunner who specialises in supplying arms to bandits appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.