The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has arrested 10 suspected of armed robbery and drug peddling along Mpape, Kado-Biko and Life-Camp axis.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam, for the Commissioner of Police, FCT Police Command.
The statement identified the suspects as Ibrahim Abdulrasheed (m) 26 years, Abubakar Rabiu (m) 23 years, Abdulmumini Bello (m) 19 years, Abubakar Mohammed (m) 20 years and Shaban Abubakar an ex-convict (m) 19 years.
statement said, “The suspects met their waterloo while attempting to break into a Container, they confessed to being members of a 12-man robbery gang terrorizing Mpape axis. Exhibits recovered are two cutlasses, two iron cutter, one iron bar, one axe, one rope and a wallet containing counterfeit currency notes. Effort is underway to arrest other members of the gang.