From David Hassan Gombe
Gombe state Police Command has confirmed the arrest of notorious armed robbers who usually terrorize the peace of citizens in the state.
Parading the suspects at the Police headquarters in Gombe, the state Commissioner of Police Mr. Shina Olukolu told journalists that the arrest of the suspects came as a result of useful information made available to the Police by concerned citizens that led to the arrest of the suspects.
According to him, nemesis caught on the suspects when they robbed an Okada Rider who pretending to be Police officers on duty along Pindiga Kashere road.
He said the robbers arrested the Okada Rider pretending to be Police officers which according to CP threaten to take his motorcycle to police station without him accompanying them.
In his wise decision, the Okada Rider made some observations and asked questions which he said since he was arrested he will ensure that he follow them to the station but the robbers insisted not to go with him, attempting to join the robbers vehicle they pushed him away and zoom off where some good Samaritan who saw what happened quickly informed the police that led three teams of police pursued them and they were arrested he said.
He said even though one of the robbers escaped with the motorcycle to Lafiya Lamurde in Adamawa state investigation is ongoing with the hope the robber who is at large will be arrested.