A 26-year-old notorious car snatcher identified as, Nasir Babale, has been arrested by the operatives of Adamawa State Police Command in Adamawa State after months on the run.
According to a statement by The police command spokesperson, DSP Suleiman Yahaya Nguroje, who confirmed the report in a statement on Saturday November 28, said the suspect Nasir Babale, a resident of Guyuk Local government area, was arrested on Friday, November 27, by operatives of Numan police division and Toyota Corolla was also recovered.
Nguroje Statement reads;
“The notorious suspect confessed to have stolen the vehicle somewhere in Jimeta, the state capital before he was apprehended while trying to smuggle the stolen vehicle out of the state to Taraba State.”
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Olugbenga Adeyanju applauded the effort of the policemen, cautioned people to be security concious and assured members of the general public that much is being done to protect lives and properties in this festive period.