Police Operatives of Operation Puff Adder in Kano State have arrested a suspected kidnapper identified as Abubakar Burumburum for being in Possession of 2 AK-47 rifles.
The Public Relation Officer of the Kanu Police Command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, confirmed the arrest to Journalists in Kano on Sunday.
He said, “the suspect was apprehended by Police following credible information. As of now, he is currently undergoing interrogation.”
According to Haruna, the suspect, popularly known as Likita in the Birnin Gwari area, mostly carried out his operations in Kaduna, Kano and other parts of the Northern states.
Haruna disclosed that the 2 AK-47 rifles and ammunition recovered from the suspect were allegedly obtained from the children of one late Muhammadu Bakanoma in Zamfara State.
“Burumburum would soon be charged after the completion of investigation, ” he added.