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Police Rescue 100 Hostages In Bauchi, Recover Arms (Photos)

The Bauchi State Police command has rescued about one hundred (100) hostages including One Engr. Ali Usman of PHCN Abuja just as it arrested over Eighty Eight (88) Suspects including of Fifty Nine (59) suspected kidnappers and Fourteen (14) Armed Robbery suspects.

Addressing the press, the police commissioner, Zaki Ahmed, said the suspects have volunteered very useful information to the Police regarding their nefarious activities and level of involvements.

The police boss disclosed that seventy One (71) suspects were charged to Court while Thirteen (13) others are under investigations. According to him, the proactive steps taken by the command through robust synergy with other security agencies, vigilante groups and other stakeholders has continued to yield positive results.

He said the command has recovered two (2) AK 47 rifles eleven (11) dane guns, five (5) single barrel guns, two locally made revolver pistols with seven round of 9mm live ammunition Five (5) fabricated pistols and two fabricated Guns.

Other exhibits recovered, according to the commissioner, included one (1) laptop, nine handsets (9) , fifty three wraps of dry leaves suspected to be Indian hemp, one (1) Knife, one (1) DVD player, One (1) television, twenty one solar batteries stolen from MTN Mast.

He said the command, following intelligence report recently foiled an attempted jail break and arrested one Mal.Mahmud Tanimu who had concluded plans with his accomplices to break the Bauchi Federal prison in order to free his brother who is standing trial in a case of terrorism.bb1 bb

“The Command has maintained a synergy and robust Inter agency co-operation with a view to sharing intelligence to assist in combating crimes. Equally, tremendous efforts are made in collaboration with all major stakeholders to get valuable information which after evaluation can be used as actionable intelligence that can assist in fighting crime in the state.

“The whole idea is to nip in the bud these emergent trends of crime presently be-devilling the State due to influx of suspected Cattle Rustlers, Kidnappers and Insurgents and other misguided elements from the neighboring states” he added.The Commissioner assured members of the public that the command is fully committed and battle ready towards ensuring safety and security in the State and urging residents to “feel free to come forward with any reasonable information and be rest assured that it will be treated with outmost confidence”.

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  • chika bibian

    That one na mass rescue/arrest…. Na wah o

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    D number. Many ooo

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Good one

  • Cornel Nwankwo

    That is a good one
    They really tried
    Kudos to them.

  • Nice one🙌🙌

  • WillieBravo

    Good jab

  • Olovo Obinna

    And united escaped with a draw…thumbs up Liverpool for good display of sportsmanship

    • Oga put thumbs down joor…..not even a goal😒😒😒😒😒👎👎👎👎

      • Olovo Obinna

        Goal or not am on top of united n I played well

        • Super story😒😒

          • Olovo Obinna

            💪💪💪👀👀👀

      • chika bibian

        Don’t mind him no goal for their own home he dey put thumbs up…

    • Cornel Nwankwo

      Lolzzzzz
      You can’t even score a simple goal in your own home…..
      Really pity Liverpool at Old Trafford

      • Olovo Obinna

        Don’t worry…we go settle the scores at theater of dreams

        • Cornel Nwankwo

          No problem bro

      • Mezzy Gilbert

        U don come again,let dem digest ds one na

        • Leave them…na people wey no score dey drag pass

    • badmos

      No mind those Man U fan o. Let dem thank d naughty DeGea

    • Mezzy Gilbert

      And my predictions were right

      • How much you for chop? 2.5m?

      • Olovo Obinna

        Lol

  • Olovo Obinna

    Thumbs up to d officers….I wonder who sponsor this guy’s

  • emekachilaka

    Make de change matter abeg

  • emekachilaka

    Some stories I we never believe if this present admiration think de can fool me with all those super story na big lie o