By Hillary Asemota
To help residents at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) who have come under all sorts of increasing security challenges the FCT Police Command has asked them to call: 08032003913, 08061581938, 07057337653 and 08028940883.
On the conduct of Police Officers, the Force PRO, ASP Yusuf Mariam, in a statement on behalf of the FCT Commissioner of Police, Mr. Bala Ciroma, urged inhabitants to reach-out to the Public Complaint Bureau (PCB) number: 09022222352
In the meantime, the FCT Police has reassured residents of safety even as it said that the
Command has arrested four (4) suspects at Nyanya for armed robbery and impersonation.
The CP, said: “Amongst the suspects are: one James Salifu 27 years and Umar Hamza 33 years both male, arrested by Police Detectives from Nyanya during a routine stop and search operations on Sunday 6th.”
He said the suspects who intended to dispossess their unsuspecting victim of his vehicle confessed to being members of an armed robbery syndicate terrorizing Nyanya axis, adding that the exhibits recovered from them are: two (2) locally made pistols, four (4) rounds of live ammunition and charms.
In another development, the police boss, said one Patrick John 26 years and Chinyere Ikenna 31years both male, were arrested for impersonating as military personnel and defrauding members of the public.
The CP, added that the duo who confessed most of their fraudulent activities, were caught while attempting robbing their victim of his motorcycle along Nyanya bridge.
Exhibits recovered are: one (1) motorcycle and military camouflage, explaining that all the suspects will be arraigned in court upon conclusion of investigation.