Police apprehend killer of STF member, smash robbery gang

Channels Television  
Updated August 7, 2012

The Plateau State police command has arrested 28 suspects for various offences which include armed robbery, stealing, kidnapping, illegal possession of arms and ammunitions.

Also, one of the suspects has been charged to court for killing a soldier attached to the special task force.

The Commissioner of Police, Plateau state command, Dipo Ayeni, at the Command Headquarters in Jos disclosed this while briefing journalists on the activities and success recorded by the command in the last two months.

According to him, several items recovered from the suspects include motor vehicles of different brands, motorcycles, arms and ammunition as well as value of property recovered more than eleven million naira.

On finding lasting solutions to the lingering crises in the state, the Commissioner stated that the collective efforts of government, the citizens, and  security agencies will be needed.