Rauf Babatunde, a 52-year-old man of Dogo, Igbeti village has reportedly been nabbed of stealing two cows belonging to one Abdulrahman Umar.
This was revealed in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday in Ilorin by Babawale Zaid, the spokesman of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Kwara State Police Command.
He said “On Thursday, 15/07/2021, at about 1230hours, the Lamido of Banni, a district head in Kaiama Local Government Area, Kwara North Senatorial district, Sheik Ahmed Mohamed Baba, lodged a complaint at our office in Hamdallah about the loss of two cows belonging to one Abdulrahman Umar, valued at N200,000.
“Our men swung into action with the help of vigilante and subsequently a suspect was nabbed with two stolen cows.”
He further attested to the escape of two of the accomplices. An emergency arrangement has according to him been launched to get the criminals arrested.
The arrested suspect has been detained at the civil defence command’s headquarters in Ilorin, the state capital.