A 24 year old tailor named Mohammad Ali from Lapai Local Government Area of the State has been arrested for allegedly stealing female pants while two other students of Izom Science Secondary School were arrested in Guara Local Government Area of the State.
Mohammed D-Inna Abubakar the Spokesman of Police Command DSP said the suspects were arrested following complaints by victims. “Acting on the complaints, our operatives of Kaffinkoro Division arrested one Abubakar Sadiq aged 18 and Ephraim Isaiah aged 19 both students of Izom Science Secondary School Guarantee LGA in connection with stealing pants, he explained.
The suspect Mohammad Ali told newsmen that he stole 3 pants and was on the verge of stealing the fourth through a broken window when the lady raised an alarm and he revealed that one Malam Madaji Yabajeko of Agaie LGA is at large the receiver of the pants.
The PPRO said the command became concerned as there were rising cases of these, adding that investigation showed the culprits have clients waiting to buy the stolen pants.