JIGAWA, NIGERIA – According to punch reports, the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps in Jigawa State said it had arrested two suspects over alleged armed robbery and cattle rustling.
He explained that one of the suspects was arrested with a stolen cow, whose value was estimated at between N130, 000 and N150, 000.
He disclosed that an informant accosted the suspect while he was trying to transport the cow to Azare in neighbouring Bauchi state.
According to the commandant, the other suspect was arrested for aiding and abetting the suspected cattle rustler.
He added that the command had been trailing the suspect since July 2016, after an alleged robbery in Birnin Kudu.