By Joseph Erunke
ABUJA – THE Police authorities have recorded a major breakthrough in their efforts to arrest and prosecute the bandits that perpetuated the February 14 killings in Zamfara State with the arrest of three principal suspects.
The three principal suspects arrested for participating in the recent Zamfara killings, according to police source, are now in Police Custody.
The suspects whose names were given as Halilu Garba, alias Masashi, aged 45 years;Zubairu Malafa, alias Wakili, aged 45 years and Nafi’u Bahamas, alias Zakiru and aged 40 years old respectively are said to be assisting the Police in the investigation into crime.
Vanguard learnt that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, after being informed of the development, had directed that the suspected bandits be immediately moved to the Force Headquarters, Abuja.
Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, confirmed the arrest following enquiry from Vanguard.