From Femi Oyelola Kaduna
A dismissed soldier, Lance Corporal Khalid Mohammed has been arrested by men of Kaduna State Police Command for armed robbery.
The suspect who was paraded before the media alongside 78 others by Kaduna State Commissioner of Police, Ali Aji Janga in Rijana yesterday, said he was dismissed from the army because he shot his then Guard Commander.
Khalid who is a father of two said he was arrested after robbing an apartment in Upper Volta road Malali in kaduna North Local Government Area.
He further disclosed that he has been into armed robbery since 2006 before the long arms of the law caught up with him.
The suspect who is a resident of Malali, said he regretted his actions and promised to turn a new leaf if given the opportunity.
He however, said he will accept any punishment melted on him by the law for his criminal actions because he deserves it.
Khalid advised Kaduna residents to be aware of the people who live around them, because criminals always carry out their evil activities in neighborhoods they are used to.