Police arrest suspected gun runners in Kaduna

The Kaduna state Police Command yesterday said it has arrested two suspected gun dealers and another suspect with a locally made AK-47 rifle.

This is according to the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige. 

Speaking to newsmen, Jalige said, “on 14th October, 2020 at about 1530hrs operatives of the Kaduna Police Command while on routine stop-and-search at Kwanta Shiru Village along Kaduna-Kachia Road succeeded in arresting one Yakubu Maigida, of Chibiya Village, Kachia LGA in the state and recovered a locally-made AK-47 rifle concealed under his motorcycle with the view to evade the eagle eyes of the security. 

“Meanwhile, adequate deployment of security personnel has been made to ensure the security and safety of the protestors,” Jalige said.  

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